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6401 Horrocks St

Philadelphia, PA 19149

(215) 537-2514

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,300

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Spruance Gilbert School

Great School...Very diverse population! We love it there. We feel that our children are safe and nutured. The education is priceless!

Posted by a parent on 06/03/10

I honestly don't know how to rate Spruance. I have a son currently in their pre-K class (bright futures). First my pros, I do think they are doing a good job with the education because I see a positive change in my son's abilities. HOWEVER the cons are that the teachers have no personality at all. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/10

Strong veteran staff. Dedicated administrators. Very diverse environment.

Posted by a staff on 07/06/05

The quality of academic programs, are very well, especially with the great teachers they have, after closely looking at their qualities. Music is often available to several grades, but not all. For art their are about two teachers who teach, so students can learn more about this extra-curricular activity. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/12/05

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Test scores for Spruance Gilbert School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Spruance Gilbert 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 — Spruance Gilbert School is located at 6401 Horrocks St, Philadelphia PA 19149. 6401 Horrocks St is in the 19149 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Spruance Gilbert School is the Philadelphia City School District. Spruance Gilbert School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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