Valley Forge Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
99 Walker Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone
(610) 240-1600
District
TREDYFFRIN-EASTTOWN SD
County
CHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
567
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Valley Forge Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 59
Proficiency in Reading 92 64
Proficiency in Math 87 54

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 52
Proficiency in Reading 92 60
Proficiency in Math 72 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.45
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.41
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 103 18.2%
Grade 1 114 20.1%
Grade 2 101 17.8%
Grade 3 104 18.3%
Grade 4 145 25.6%
Total 567 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.4% 69.1% 67.2%
Black 3.7% 2.7% 15.6%
Hispanic 4.7% 3.3% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 33.1% 24.8% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.2% 6.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 5.9% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 0.7% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,084 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,427.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.3% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.5% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.7% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.9% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,617 5,023,142
Single Parent Households With Children 4.5% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.2% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.8% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 43.6% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.3% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.6% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,641 $71,816,109 53.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $913 $6,161,837 4.5%
Staff $507 $3,421,743 2.5%
General Administration $343 $2,314,907 1.7%
School Administration $903 $6,094,347 4.5%
Operation $1,782 $12,026,718 8.9%
Transportation $1,021 $6,890,729 5.1%
Other $712 $4,805,288 3.5%
Total Support $6,180 $41,708,820 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,264 $22,028,736 16.3%
Total Expenditures $20,085 $135,553,665 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%