Highland Park Elementary School

School Overview


8301 W Chester Pike

Upper Darby, PA 19082

(610) 853-4530

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Grades: 1 - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 670

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Highland Park Elementary School

Highland Park is the best school ever! Far better than those ignorant, disruptive kids in Bywood and Stonehurst. My neighborhood is filled with Highland Parkers and they are all so sweet. For me, this school isn't very challenging but the teachers work hard and I learn a lot. The music programs are great ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/05/13

It is the best school you can send your child to. It has lots of educational programs for kids with difficulties. the gym is big. The music teacher holds Theater Arts.

Posted by a other on 12/12/12

I was hesitant taking my son from a private school to Highland Park, I was pleasantly surprised. The environment is friendly and my son loves his teacher so do I. My only reservation was academically students were not being challenged. I had to make extra work daily in order to keep him busy, I didn't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/12

I am Happy with this Highland Park . No complaints from me. My daughter loves this school she is very comfortable there.

Posted by a other on 11/02/11

The quality of academics, activities as well as opportunities for parent involvement is top rate. This is a super school! The teachers are very enthusiastic and eager to help the pupils achieve. Many wonderful programs and projects are happening at Highland Park Elementary School. Truly a terrific school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/28/11

I truly can't wait until this school year is over so I can transfer my son. I pay almost $1,800 in school taxes and my son is not challenged at all. I have to make homework up because he doesn't have anything challenging. The teacher told me that my son is extremely bright and expected me to get excited. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/18/11

I am not happy with this school at all! The school yard is a zoo there is little to no supervision. The over all test schools stink! It"s keep up or to bad, unless your kid is totally slow then they might get noticed. The principle is clueless and inexperienced! wants to high five the kids open handed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/10

I like Highland Park alot. My child is in the 1st grade and the teachers are very experienced and involved! The principal, however is fairly inexperieced and i insuficient in leading he school.

Posted by a parent on 01/28/10

I like the academic curriculum and the diversity.

Posted by a parent on 11/03/09

With Parent involvement, I have found this school 1000% times better than anything I found in Philadelphia.

Posted by a parent on 09/29/08

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School Profile for Highland Park Elementary School

Test scores
Test scores for Highland Park Elementary School

PSSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Highland Park Elementary School
Upper Darby 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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Upper Darby schools — Highland Park Elementary School is located at 8301 W Chester Pike, Upper Darby PA 19082. 8301 W Chester Pike is in the 19082 ZIP code in Upper Darby, PA The school district for Highland Park Elementary School is the Upper Darby School District. Highland Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 5.
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