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Chartiers Valley Primary School

Public | K-2 | 791 students

 

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Posted September 24, 2013

Please note that Kevin Kuhn retired as principal in 2009. You need to update this web site.


Posted August 15, 2013

cant wait to move. Do more research don't make the mistake I did an move here because you like the community I am moving just to get into a better district!! Upper st clair an south Fayette have better programs an nicer staff
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Posted May 23, 2013

my two kids r going there i am very much satisfied with grade 1 teacher she is concerned and teaches very well my son reading and writing abilities improved but kindergarten is jut fun my daughter didnt learn any thing special in whole year
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Posted April 10, 2013

I had a horrible experience with the school, my daughter was jus there for 6 months but its just a nightmare for us.. The teacher which my daughter had is not effective, very poor communication with the parents, very unorganized, less involved with the student, kids with bad behavior (racism) teacher is unable to control.. I requested for a change of teacher but no body cared. I strongly don't recommend the school for anyone.
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Posted April 3, 2012

My daughter started attending CV from 2006-2011 and graduated from the school. We came from South Park(SP). She stated SP was further advanced than CV. She also complained that 3 weeks prior to PSSA testing that the students prepare solely for the test! They do not complete regular work because they want the children to get GOOD grades for the state! My middle child did so poorly, I removed him from the district and my younger one is being removed this year. Disappointed in all grades.
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Posted August 26, 2008

My oldest son went from K-graduation at chartier valley. My youngest who is in 1St grade this year is in the primary school. Ive always been happy with the districts performance.
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Posted July 31, 2008

Great school! Truly cares about the kids, families and staff.
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Posted April 23, 2008

(Let's see if I can squeeze all the many elements of EXCELLENCE in this block here..) First there are caring, nurturing, compassionate, fun, GREAT teachers who provide our children with theeeeeeeeeeee best start in their learning. Ask any parent of any student and they've got tons of great memories, past and present of the staff, the events, the school as a complete whole. Gems of great, wonderful teachers, principals, and more..(let me name a few.. Mr. Kevin Kuhn, Mrs. Melva Devin, Judy, Lynne, Debbie, Dr. Mariellen, Mrs. Lucatorto, Mrs. Connelly, Mrs. Pacillio..< talk about an energetic, great music teacher.. watch her in a concert how she shows she truly loves what she does.. ) Mrs. Orilo, Nurse Ann, Senora Cottam, Lou.. oh.. so many more great people who love our children, love their 'calling' not job.. CVPS is doing it better than best! I feel like they are extended, kind family.
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Posted July 13, 2005

excellent academics, top notch elective programs and continued parent involvement.
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Posted April 11, 2004

This school is great. My children love it! The teachers and staff care for our children as if they were their own. They have great programs, there parent teacher relationships are A++ You couldnt ask for a better school!
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Posted October 8, 2003

I love this school! They truly care about the kids and are very supportive of the children and families. They also do a good job with 'special needs' children. A 10+!
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 79% 71%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 13% 3%
Two or more races 4% 2%
Black 3% 15%
Hispanic 1% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Spanish
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  • Spanish
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125 Thoms Run Rd
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Phone: (412) 429-3270

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