Laurel Elementary School

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223 Mccaslin Rd

New Castle, PA 16101

(724) 658-2673

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 618

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Laurel Elementary School

teaching is fine but after school activities leave a lot to be desired, not enough notice, or failure to notify, of fair is 1 example.only received notice months in advance,spent 2 after school sessions working on project,and ended up missing art fair because no notice was sent out that it ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/08/12

It's an amazing school district where my child is getting a wonderful education, hands on time with her teachers, and teachers regularly communicate with parents.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

Excellent school, my child loves going there. The principal is wonderful and the teachers are amazing.

Posted by a parent on 11/19/08

Laurel is an excellent school district. The elementary school is especially good. The administration makes sure that the students are provided with the best education possible. The arts department is the best in the area. If your children are interested at all in music this school has the most advanced ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 12/04/06

Very happy with the education here. Safe learning environment with technology & teacher support.

Posted by a parent on 03/31/06

I have the experience of knowing first hand about Laurel being the best school. The teachers and staff are very caring yet stern, well educated, and comunicate well not only with the parents but children. I have lived in other school districts and yes have had my child in other schools. Like I said Laurel ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/06

Laurel Elementary Students have published a book called A Gift of a Rainbow, the proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross and other Local Community Groups. Laurel Elementary has some of the highest Reading scores on the 5th grade PSSA in Lawrence County. Laurel has infused technology into all aspects ...  Read more

Posted by a administrator on 12/18/05

Laurel Elementary has great teachers and provides a great learning enviornment for all students. It is a safe and caring community. Many parents are very interested in their childrens extracurricular actvities, as well as,their academic. We have a great PTO.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/04

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Test scores for Laurel Elementary School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Laurel Elementary School
Laurel 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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New Castle schools — Laurel Elementary School is located at 223 Mccaslin Rd, New Castle PA 16101. 223 Mccaslin Rd is in the 16101 ZIP code in New Castle, PA The school district for Laurel Elementary School is the Laurel School District. Laurel Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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