Paynter Elementary School

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3454 Pleasantvue Dr

Pittsburgh, PA 15227

(412) 885-7535

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 720

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Paynter Elementary School

Recently moved to this district. They are far behind in academics. They teach to score well on PSAA and not academic growth.

Posted by a parent on 11/21/13

Excellent! Caring involved teachers!

Posted by a parent on 04/23/10

Paynter Elementary is a wonderful school in the Baldwin Whitehall school district. We have a unique student population, awesome teachers and staff who encourage learning and go the extra mile with our many complex levels of learners. Our staff is tremendous and students are fortunate. We are the 'United ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/10

My daughter, who is in 5th grade this year, really believes that the teachers make Paynter an above average school. I agree that the teachers are exceptional, but the administration, Board, and Principal, are not working together to induce better learning. The curriculm is rushed, (a new math concept ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/18/09

Paynter keeps parents informed about all aspects they also appreciate parent envolvement. The teachers are great and like to work as a team with the students and parents. There are few problems at the school. The principle stays in great contact with parents and students as well.

Posted by a parent on 03/30/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Paynter Elementary School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Paynter Elementary School
Baldwin-whitehall 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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Pittsburgh schools — Paynter Elementary School is located at 3454 Pleasantvue Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15227. 3454 Pleasantvue Dr is in the 15227 ZIP code in Pittsburgh, PA The school district for Paynter Elementary School is the Baldwin-whitehall School District. Paynter Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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