Asa Packer Elementary School

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1650 Kenwood Dr

Bethlehem, PA 18017

(610) 865-0660

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 390

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Asa Packer Elementary School

I agree with the other parents, about the cookie cutter kids. If your child isn't one, I highly suggest another school. The push for medication was overwhelming, my child never needed medication, just understanding. Which was never received.

Posted by a parent on 05/26/14

Asa packer school is fantastic, but please use caution with the aftercare services! My son who was a long term daycare child, was badly injured while in their care. The injury could have easily been prevented with the correct surpervision for a young 5year old! Parents please be familiar with Pennsylvania ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/24/13

The adherence to test scores overwhelm this school. Test scores are important, but they don't mold a child, they judge the child. I've noticed the teachers placing non "cookie-cutter" kids in a box, with serious misreading of the individual, and equally serious hurt feelings the teacher "doesn't like ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/11

Asa Packer is a great school. However, they are under such intense pressure to maintain their standards that individual student development is non- existent. If your child isn't a "cookie- cutter" kid. Chances are unfortunately, they may be left to the wayside.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

ASA Packer is very good and its teachers are the best.

Posted by a parent on 05/20/10

Asa packer is the best school yet! Nice here. Almost has as much money as Hanover, and never had bad reports on any teacher.Go there now! Don't go to the following schools:Rasa,Northeast,Broccoal,or East Hills in the bethlehem area. To tell the truth, Hanover is very well natured school, too and Spring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/12/10

Asa Packer does a GREAT JOB! My child is happy and learning and we are involved in helping out the school. I am very proud of how everyone comes together, parents as well!

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

All the teacher's at Asa Packer are all very nice. They treat my child as if he was one of their own. The teacher's become very involved with all the children to make them all feel very special, the number one child.

Posted by a parent on 11/30/08

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Test scores for Asa Packer Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Asa Packer Elementary School
Bethlehem Area 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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Bethlehem schools — Asa Packer Elementary School is located at 1650 Kenwood Dr, Bethlehem PA 18017. 1650 Kenwood Dr is in the 18017 ZIP code in Bethlehem, PA The school district for Asa Packer Elementary School is the Bethlehem Area School District. Asa Packer Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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