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500 Rhawn St

Philadelphia, PA 19111

(215) 728-5016

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 457

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Fox Chase School

My son IS in secod grade. He likes the school. Mentally gifted program needs to expanded.

Posted by a parent on 05/09/12

Both of my children attend this school, however I do wish this school went up to eigth grade, I believe they have the room as well. I do help out in the classrooms, but I agree that there needs to be more parents to help out if they can.

Posted by a parent on 02/19/10

My son has attended this school since kindergarten and very pleased with the school. The only thing would be to expand the mentally gifted program.

Posted by a parent on 09/06/06

My son has attended Fox Chase for about 3 years now. The curriculum is great as well as the music program. I just feel the mentally gifted programs need to be expanded.

Posted by a parent on 08/12/05

My child attends this school. Overall, I like the school, however they really need to work harder with the kids to get the pssa scores up. I rate this school a 3.5.

Posted by a parent on 10/02/04

I taught at this school and wish that I have never left. The atmosphere is very friendly and the children are lovely. I would say that about 85- 90% of the children there are eager to learn and enjoy their time while in class. The principal is always willing to help the children achieve as well as ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/09/04

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PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Fox Chase School
Philadelphia City School District
Pennsylvania
* 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 — Fox Chase School is located at 500 Rhawn St, Philadelphia PA 19111. 500 Rhawn St is in the 19111 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Fox Chase School is the Philadelphia City School District. Fox Chase School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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