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801 W Ashland Ave

Glenolden, PA 19036

(610) 522-4375

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Grades: 1 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 630

Students Per Teacher: 12

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12 Parent Reviews for Darby Township School

A message from GreatSchools:. We are sorry to learn from news reports this week that Bailey O Neill, a 6th grader from the Darby Township School has died, two months after a fight at the school. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Darby Township school community. Out of respect for the family and school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/06/13

Teachers are wonderful & very helping. The district is very on top of things as far as kids not living in the district but going to this school

Posted by a parent on 10/24/12

Teachers try, but SAFETY is a HUGE issue. I think that they are teaching our children to 'TAKE TESTS' instead of teaching them what they need for life. I wish there was a charter school in our area that I could send my child to.

Posted by a parent on 06/25/08

Transferred my kids from Springfield and my he kids love DTS! The staff is excellent and caring.

Posted by a parent on 02/12/08

DTS is a very poorly run school. The district and the school board should be ashamed of themselves for what they have done to the district. My children used to love going to school and were eager to learn, but now they hate the school and want to move and go to another school. The teachers do the best ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/26/07

This is new to me since my grand-daughter is attending DTS for the first time this year. So far I am very unhappy with the staff and the food served in the lunch room.

Posted by a parent on 10/23/07

District limits what can be done for the children there. Lots of lack of control especailly with the busing. There are many staff memebrs who really care and some that are so over burdened it takes from their teaching. The district needs to get more involved.

Posted by a parent on 01/17/07

This school was a great neighborhood school until the school board decided to change everything! Now its over crowed and most of the children are bused in. Its really sad to watch a great school fall apart!

Posted by a parent on 09/20/06

DTE is a great school, my kids have raised there grades since attending DTE. They also have more confidance in thereselves.

Posted by a parent on 03/27/06

I think it is a great school. I have never had a problem. It will be very sad if the School Board takes that away from this community.

Posted by a parent on 03/27/06

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Test scores for Darby Township School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Darby Township School
Southeast Delco 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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Glenolden schools — Darby Township School is located at 801 W Ashland Ave, Glenolden PA 19036. 801 W Ashland Ave is in the 19036 ZIP code in Glenolden, PA The school district for Darby Township School is the Southeast Delco School District. Darby Township School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 8.
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