About This School
Towanda Area Elementary School made AYP in 2012. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Pennsylvania in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Towanda Area Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Towanda Area Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Pennsylvania average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Towanda Area Elementary School's students and teachers. more
Get contact info and view your school on a map.
Students & Teachers
Learn about your school's teachers and the student population.
See your school's test scores and rankings.
Read parent reviews of your school and share your review too.
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|St Agnes School 0.3 miles||n/a|
|Morrow Elementary School 0.4 miles||n/a|
|Union Valley Christian School 6 miles||n/a|
|Sheshequin-Ulster Elementary School 6.2 miles|
|North Rome Christian School 7.7 miles||n/a|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 457
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Towanda Area Elementary School had 46% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Pennsylvania had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Towanda Area SD District Spending
In 2011, Towanda Area Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Pennsylvania average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Towanda Area School District
About the PSSA
What is it?
The PSSA is an annual test used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards. The PSSA also evaluated how well school programs enable students to master the standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students are assessed in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing.
How is it Scored?
Students are rated at one of four levels: below basic, basic, proficient and advanced. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.