SHAMONA CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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501 DORLAN MILL RD
DOWNINGTOWN, PA 19335
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Phone: 610-458-8703
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Downingtown Area School District
  • Students/Teacher: 14:1
  • Students/Grade: 77.5
  • Number Students: 465
  • Number Teachers: 35
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6903
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Norma Jean Welsh
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (7 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (4 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-06-10
    "Just completed our first year here. I was very pleased at first with the how much the school and the teachers seemed to care about the students well-being. They did do a fabulous job helping my children feel welcome. Children were nice enough. However, I felt too much emphasis was placed on the PSAT testing and too much preparation for it. What they had been teaching up until then should have had them plenty prepared. You don't teach to a test. Also, I found my sons fifth grade teacher to be lacking in communication skills when it came to the parents. Since we were new we were left out of the loop and therefore felt forgetten....so much so that I was not aware that parents were invited to their 5th grade promotion ceremony and I had missed it. Needless to say we were crushed. Overall, it was an ok year but we have had much better in our prior school."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-09-24
    "We recently moved to the area and my daughter is new to Shamona Creek. Her teacher is wonderful. She is great at replying right away and works quickly to resole any queries we have. She offered additional math homework problems to meet my daughter's skill level. The school works with each student as an individual which is wonderful."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-08-15
    "We love this school, our children feel safe, enjoy learning and have made many friends. The teachers and support staff are AMAZING!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-04-27
    "The school is fantastic! What a great group of dedicated teachers and staff."
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