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1835 S 9th St

Philadelphia, PA 19148

(215) 952-8606

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 530

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Southwark School

Southwark Elementary School in Philadelphia, PA. A gem of a school, with amazing kids and families, a community standing behind it, and in need of a playground, funding for more translation services, and funding/resources for out of school time activities to make it excellent.

Posted by a parent on 10/08/13

I had the pleasure of volunteering at this school at the start of the 2013-2014 school year and I was impressed! The staff, children and parents were all very warm and welcoming. There is a new principal at the school who is very dedicated to the kids and the neighborhood. With the help of parents and ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/08/13

Very dedicated teachers willing to go above and beyond for their students.

Posted by a teacher on 01/16/06

So far so good, I really like this school, and it is one of the only on the South Regional district with afterschool programs. My son's teacher has been excellent and the principal is very nice.

Posted by a parent on 10/08/04

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Test scores for Southwark School

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Test Year: 2012
Southwark 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 — Southwark School is located at 1835 S 9th St, Philadelphia PA 19148. 1835 S 9th St is in the 19148 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Southwark School is the Philadelphia City School District. Southwark School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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