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601 Carpenter St

Philadelphia, PA 19147

(215) 952-6202

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 265

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Nebinger George W School

The school, staff and principal are great. They genuinely care about the students and work hard. They go above and beyond what is required of them. The principal is in the classroom daily and the teachers take personal interest in their students. This is my daughter's first year here and she loves it. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/20/14

Worst school ever....teachers don't care and the ones who do care do not really provide the support that students might need. They do not teach they just entertain the students....children are better off with no education at all...unless you want your kids in a non American dialect....which is awful....!

Posted by a parent on 03/27/14

Nebinger, its principal, and teachers convinced me to remove my son from the Philadelphia public schools. Extremely negative environment for learning established by new principal. Numerous fights in the often unsupervised playground as well as supervised cafeteria. Half of the children in my son's 1st ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/12

My child is in an autism support classroom at Nebinger. He just started September 2009 and what a difference I see in him already. His teacher is truly dedicated and cares alot about her students.

Posted by a parent on 02/17/10

My son is currently enrolled in the Autistic Support Program at George W. Nebinger School. This program has done wonders for my child. They work with your child based on their personal abilities, as well as working with their disabilities. I feel as though they make the children feel like they are individuals. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/06

The staff and leadership seem wonderfully caring and engaged. The environment appears to be a good environment.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/06

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Test scores for Nebinger George W School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Nebinger George W 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 — Nebinger George W School is located at 601 Carpenter St, Philadelphia PA 19147. 601 Carpenter St is in the 19147 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Nebinger George W School is the Philadelphia City School District. Nebinger George W School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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