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Overall
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Joseph J. Greenberg Elementary School
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Overall
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Math
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Science
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School Incidents
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Reading
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Attendance
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College Bound
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High Academic Growth
High Academic Growth
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School Details

  • School TypePublic District Neighborhood
  • Grade LevelsK-8
  • Enrollment754
  • PrincipalMs Gina Hubbard
  • Phone Number215-961-2002
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (67, 88)
  • Address 600 Sharon Lane
    Philadelphia, PA 19115
  • NeighborhoodBustleton
  • Application DeadlineNovember 2nd, 2018
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Mission

Our mission at Greenberg Elementary School is to create partnerships with our children, families and community so we can prepare all students for a rapidly changing global environment. This will be accomplished by encouraging creativity, empathy and...

Our mission at Greenberg Elementary School is to create partnerships with our children, families and community so we can prepare all students for a rapidly changing global environment. This will be accomplished by encouraging creativity, empathy and the ability to use talents and skills to become independent and contributing members of our society

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Points of Pride

First Place - Science Fair winner; First Place - Computer Fair winner; Robotic Contest winners; First Place - Reading Olympics winner; Regional and District Lacrosse and basketball winners; Home and School; Diverse ethnic student body

First Place - Science Fair winner; First Place - Computer Fair winner; Robotic Contest winners; First Place - Reading Olympics winner; Regional and District Lacrosse and basketball winners; Home and School; Diverse ethnic student body

Admissions Policy

Follows School District policy for neighborhood schools. Students must live within designated boundaries; if they don't, they may apply to the school if space is available. Please note this application process happens early in the school year and...

Follows School District policy for neighborhood schools. Students must live within designated boundaries; if they don't, they may apply to the school if space is available. Please note this application process happens early in the school year and does not guarantee admission.

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Safety & Culture

As one school community, with shared beliefs about children and learning, we believe it is important to meet the needs of the whole child and identify barriers to learning when they occur.

As one school community, with shared beliefs about children and learning, we believe it is important to meet the needs of the whole child and identify barriers to learning when they occur.

Accreditations & Honors

Students have achieved AYP for 7 consecutive years

Students have achieved AYP for 7 consecutive years

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 14.3%
White 49.6%
Hispanic 6.4%
Asian 26.4%
Other 3.3%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 49.2%
Male Students 50.8%

Special Education

Special Ed 14.1%

Gifted Education

Gifted 0.5%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 33%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 5.7%

Students Per Grade

Kindergarten Students
72
1st Grade Students
66
2nd Grade Students
99
3rd Grade Students
81
4th Grade Students
88
5th Grade Students
79
6th Grade Students
81
7th Grade Students
94
8th Grade Students
94
Total Students
754

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
1.1

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Choir,
  • School Musicals

Sports Programs

  • Basketball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Field Hockey,
  • Lacrosse,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Math Tutoring; Flag Football; Developmental Hockey; First in Math "24"; Reading Tutoring; Garments and Accessories for Dolls and People; Math "Lunch" Power Hour; Reading "Lunch" Power Hour; Yearbook; Student Council;...

Math Tutoring; Flag Football; Developmental Hockey; First in Math "24"; Reading Tutoring; Garments and Accessories for Dolls and People; Math "Lunch" Power Hour; Reading "Lunch" Power Hour; Yearbook; Student Council; Safety Patrol; Robotics

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents Classroom Volunteers,
  • Parents After School Volunteers

Parent Involvement

Workshops; Meetings; Trips

Workshops; Meetings; Trips

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