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6501 Chew Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19119

(215) 951-4010

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Emlen Eleanor C School

My son, first, attended Emlen, and he flourished. My oldest daughter, and then her sister traveled through Emlen.. My son graduates from college in May 2010. My daughter graduated valedictorian from high school. Now, I have three new lights, grand-children, attending Emlen.

Posted by a other on 04/13/10

My son has been at Emlen since kindergarten and we have had nothing but a very positive experience. Everyone from the secruity team to the teachers have always been very helpful and receptive. This school's staff trully care about the students. They make me feel like part of a team when it comes to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/08

My daughter is in the kindergarten class and she is really learning alot. My daughter is on a first grade reading level and the school year is not over. I see the changes that the school has made since last year.

Posted by a parent on 04/15/08

My daughter is in the Head Start program at Emlen and it seems to be run very efficiently. The teachers seem to be very in tune with the children s development and academic achievements. At her age it is important to help the child develop an early foundation that will carry them up until their day of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/07

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Test scores for Emlen Eleanor C School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Emlen Eleanor C School
Philadelphia City 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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Philadelphia schools — Emlen Eleanor C School is located at 6501 Chew Ave, Philadelphia PA 19119. 6501 Chew Ave is in the 19119 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Emlen Eleanor C School is the Philadelphia City School District. Emlen Eleanor C School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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