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2539 N 16th St

Philadelphia, PA 19132

(215) 227-4434

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Stanton M Hall School

This school has had a great turn around.I have had children attending this school for the past 20 years and have seen it scale down and now climb back. The major ingredient that the school is missing is a good PR person. I definitely intend to make some parent meetings and help in anyway I can.

Posted by a parent on 01/14/13

Overcrowded classes of 30 or more students at times, homework assignments are inconsistent. To correct the website, this small school goes from Head Start to the 8th grade. Children are not challenged or pushed to do better.

Posted by a parent on 03/04/11

M.Hall Stanton has seen some good years. I should know, I graduated from there. However, it is on a fast downhill spiral. The teachers do not and can not control the 30+ students in each class. Therefore, teaching is unsuccessful. The principal is nice, but not strong enough for this kind of school. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/21/09

Stanton Elementary is a below average school, the principle has low standards for the child and they live up to them. There are always a lot of people in the office, who talk about each other and the children out loud. One can sit there one day and hear everything about everyone in the neighborhood ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/09

I think that Stanton is a very good school, I have a child that attends M.H.Stanton and I had 2 other children that went, and when I was a little girl I also attended and graduated from M.H.Stanton, I think that it does not get the recognition that they deserve. I do think that they need a better principal, ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 05/15/07

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Test scores for Stanton M Hall School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Stanton M Hall 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 — Stanton M Hall School is located at 2539 N 16th St, Philadelphia PA 19132. 2539 N 16th St is in the 19132 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Stanton M Hall School is the Philadelphia City School District. Stanton M Hall School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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