Sun Valley High School

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2881 Pancoast Ave

Aston, PA 19014

(610) 497-6300

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,052

Students Per Teacher: 14

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13 Parent Reviews for Sun Valley High School

classes are way easy, no challenge.... teachers are awesome, administration not so much. Principal is too involved.

Posted by a student on 09/07/11

Really great school, and great place for the kids to be involved in anything they want to be involed with !

Posted by a parent on 01/26/10

The teachers are great for the most part. The problem is the administration at this school. They do brand kids and do not give them second chances. I think that they can care a lot more about the students there. There is no complaints about most of the teachers there.

Posted by a parent on 12/28/09

Sun Valley was a great school when I went there. I did hear somethings I didn't like when my little sister started going there but all schools go through phases. High school can be as good or as bad as you want to make it. If you think things are bad than they will probably be bad. Be more enthusiatic ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/23/09

become a student there ok. the valley is not a bad school. sure there are the people who may not be the best you got to stay away from them. and for your information the teachers do care ok. there are teachers who do their best to help their students pass. ok. and students with disabilies! come on now. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 02/24/09

I think that this school is below average. They never give out second chances, once you do one thing, your branded. Kids make mistakes. The teachers for the most part are doing okay. The administration could care a little more about the students though.

Posted by a student on 12/29/08

I agree that teachers don't want a child in their class if the student has a learning disability and they are at that in between stage. The students self esteem is brought down because they just can't grasp on as fast as the other students and then they are frustrated and give up. The student has a hard ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/08

Sun Valley has received a lot of negative press, especially with the turmoil within the school board. Sun Valley is still a quality high school and the education is there for the taking. Sun Valley offers a diverse student population, which I believe is a crucial componnent of my son's education. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/08

sun valley seems to be a good school for achievers, but definitely not for underachievers. my son has a minor learning disability -- he needs a smaller classroom environment as he gets lost in a normal size one because he cannot grasp instructions, etc as quickly as those other students, yet, on the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/30/07

School's music/art program needs some work. A lot is desired of their music, art, drama programs. Otherwise, they are wonderful with their bullying progam and academic program.

Posted by a parent on 11/19/05

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PSSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Sun Valley High School
Penn-delco School District
Pennsylvania
* 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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Aston schools — Sun Valley High School is located at 2881 Pancoast Ave, Aston PA 19014. 2881 Pancoast Ave is in the 19014 ZIP code in Aston, PA The school district for Sun Valley High School is the Penn-delco School District. Sun Valley High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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