Valley Forge Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
105 W Walker Rd
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone
(610) 240-1300
District
TREDYFFRIN-EASTTOWN SD
County
CHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1078
Classroom Teachers
72

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.0% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 53
Proficiency in Reading 89 60
Proficiency in Math 69 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 51
Proficiency in Reading 85 63
Proficiency in Math 68 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 51
Proficiency in Reading 86 62
Proficiency in Math 71 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 46
Proficiency in Reading 89 62
Proficiency in Math 61.3 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.88
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.02
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 298 27.6%
Grade 6 261 24.2%
Grade 7 264 24.5%
Grade 8 255 23.7%
Total 1078 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.6% 72.6% 68.7%
Black 3.1% 2.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.1% 2.7% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 21.0% 21.7% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.2% 6.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.6% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 0.8% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,106 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,427.9 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.4% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.2% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.5% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,646 5,008,037
Single Parent Households With Children 4.7% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.8% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.0% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 41.7% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.7% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.5% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.3% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 3.9% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,766 $64,152,854 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $934 $6,135,446 4.7%
Staff $546 $3,586,674 2.7%
General Administration $314 $2,062,666 1.6%
School Administration $771 $5,064,699 3.8%
Operation $1,707 $11,213,283 8.5%
Transportation $1,093 $7,179,917 5.5%
Other $689 $4,526,041 3.4%
Total Support $6,054 $39,768,726 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,214 $27,681,766 21.0%
Total Expenditures $20,034 $131,603,346 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%