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1500 W Ontario St

Philadelphia, PA 19140

(215) 227-4412

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 355

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Kenderton School

Art and music programs are nice, but how about getting the students back on track first? I've seen and heard way too much foul language from students that was gearded towards other students as well as toward some of the teachers. I've seen and been told about too many acts of violence in the school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/12/06

Could stand a positive change. There are children who can definitely profit from a good Art and instrumental music program. School district behavior policies need to be followed so that all of the children can benefit from the lessons taught by the teachers in this school. I believe the majority of the ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/17/05

Kenderton used to be an alright school until Edison took over. Since it was over staff morale has been at an all time low. There is no specific extracurricular activites for my child .They went from 2 computers in a classroom to no computers in a class room. They also have no more library, no more arts ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/12/04

I am a taxpayer and concerned grandmother. I want to know why my grandchildren are being made to pay 50 cents to 'dress down' on Fridays? That is ludicrous. My daughter has 4 children attending Kenderton. When asked what the money went towards that these children pay for 'dress down' day it was said ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/04

My children have just started attending Kenderton k-middle school in the Philadelphia area. And as me being a parent I have to say for now I'm totally satisfied, and happy so is my children. I looks at the school along with all that's involve, a blessing. Most of all the parents are welcome to join ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/15/04

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Test scores for Kenderton School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Kenderton 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 — Kenderton School is located at 1500 W Ontario St, Philadelphia PA 19140. 1500 W Ontario St is in the 19140 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Kenderton School is the Philadelphia City School District. Kenderton School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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