Abington Junior High School

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2056 Susquehanna Rd

Abington, PA 19001

(215) 884-4700

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Grades: 7 - 9

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,780

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Abington Junior High School

Awful school. I attended this school district from kindergaten to senior year and the only good thing about this school is its academics. but the students constantly talk about how awful the school is no matter what the academics are like. the only way i survived was taking as many AP classes as i could ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/22/13

This is a great school with caring teachers that are the absolute best! They really care about the kids education and them succeeding in every way. I have never had a bad experience at this school and my daughter has no complaints. We are new to the area and couldn't have made a better choice!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/25/13

This school has thee best education ever! With over 1600 kids you have to wonder how they do it. My daughter has been in the Abington school district since 6th grade, she is in 8th grade now and when she she started she was struggling and now she is advanced. She was reffered to take an AP class this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/10/13

the program combined children of average academic intelligence with children who have problems learning, concentrating and respecting the teachers and other students who want to learn. If you are not in advanced placement, you'll have problems with all the disruption in class. On the other hand, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/13

AJHS was a great stepping stone for me. There I learned how to thrive a real academic setting which put me in a position to be sucessful later in my education. The teachers at AHJS were of great influence on me. I was able to take a month-long trip to Europe with one such teacher and that experience ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/01/11

my son came to Abington junior high for 9th grade. He has always been in a small Catholic school. He thought coming to a public school would be cool. Maybe it is, but not Abington the kids are out of control, but I must admit the principals there take fights and bullying serious. I think there is too ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/08/11

My daughter attends AJHS for 7th grade and does well in her classes academically although she finds it difficult to concentrate on school work when there are kids constantly fighting, bullying ,harassing other kids. I've had to go to administration because of a bully yet things continued. The transition ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/10

The teachers are exceptional and my son likes the school. He does tell me there is drug use in school and fights everyday. Luckily he has no problems. I do lead a youth group with two 8th grade girls involved from Abington. Both are frightened of all the fights and hate the school, although they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/09

Abington schools are excellent I had two go through the elementry schools and JH and High School. There is only one problem as I know there are in many schools. The Bullies get away with things that other students can't get away with. And if you are a football player you can be stupid, a bully and still ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/07/08

Wish they better addressed social problems like bullying and teasing, etc.

Posted by a parent on 09/05/08

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Test scores for Abington Junior High School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Abington Junior High School
Abington School District
* In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Abington schools — Abington Junior High School is located at 2056 Susquehanna Rd, Abington PA 19001. 2056 Susquehanna Rd is in the 19001 ZIP code in Abington, PA The school district for Abington Junior High School is the Abington School District. Abington Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 9.
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