South Hanover Elementary School

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15 W 3rd St

Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 566-2564

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 370

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for South Hanover Elementary School

South Hanover Elementary School - After many years of traveling due to my husband's service in the military. I was thrilled to find a school like South Hanover Elementary. The teachers and staff are amazing. My son is happy and loves his school, teachers and classmates. The care and attention provided ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/03/13

My kids and I absolutely love this school! The teachers are brilliant! Both of my boys had unique learning needs that needed to be addressed. They were able to specifically re-mediate their weaknesses and showcase their strengths. My boys are both making excellent grades and score in advanced on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/12

I am the room parent for my daughters kindergarten class and I see a wonderful interaction between parents and teacher in the school activities and academics. Their bus service, school academics and activities, the attention and care given to students is highly appreciated. The only thing I feel a little ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/10

I have been a school bus driver for this district for about 5 yrs now and have driven for all 5 elementary schools here...I LOVE South Hanover and now my son is in Kindergarten here...The teachers and staff are wonderful!!

Posted by a parent on 12/09/09

My daughter just 'graduated' from South and will be starting Middle School in the Fall. I can honestly say that I don't think she could be more prepared -- her education at South Hanover was excellent, from her first day of Kindergarten to her last day of 5th grade. She had incredible opportunities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/09

I pulled my son from private school and enrolled him in South Hanover. He is very shy and this decision was very hard. I can not believe what a difference SH has made. He is a different person. He is happy and has more friends than he ever imagined. He is being challaged like he has never ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

Don't expect to get much from this elementary school's administration or teachers. They turn deaf ears onto students' problems concerning academics and extracurricular activities. I suggest you keep looking for another school district!

Posted by a parent on 02/17/06

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Test scores for South Hanover Elementary School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
South Hanover Elementary School
Lower Dauphin 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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Hershey schools — South Hanover Elementary School is located at 15 W 3rd St, Hershey PA 17033. 15 W 3rd St is in the 17033 ZIP code in Hershey, PA The school district for South Hanover Elementary School is the Lower Dauphin School District. South Hanover Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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