« Back to compare
6-8
Public
Huntingdon Valley, PA
Students enrolled: 543

Contact this school

2551 Murray Ave
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

(215) 938-0230
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Murray Avenue School address.

Profile Completeness

BASIC

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
December 08, 2009
This is a great school. Academic program is excellent, students are encouraged to do their best. Great field trips, lots of afterschool activities, very good teachers. Ability to view all grades and homework on-line is a life-saver for the parents.

- submitted by a parent
August 31, 2009
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
no rating April 01, 2009
This is a small school. Overall, the school does really well on standarized tests, but lack on assistance students in being social interact, for example I do not see many activities after school where parents and community will shared, I feel lost and the connection of family,community is not there.

- submitted by a community member
March 04, 2009
Although the school as a whole does very well on standardzed tests, the quality of the faculty and the administrative staff varies. It's a relatively small school, so you have to be careful of which teacher is teaching your children. The anti-bullying program is a joke, so the kids are on their own when dealing with bullies. The administration does not seem to be very interested in improving the school, or in requiring underperforming teachers to do better, so long as the standardized test results are maintained. Unlike Pine Road Elementary, my kids do not enjoy Murrary Ave; they endure it.

- submitted by a parent
February 16, 2006
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
February 10, 2006
Although academic challenges areits primary focus, Murray avenue school also has many programs to help shape good citizens. Making good choices throughout life is a motto here. recently, the grounds, playground and music and band center has been expanded.

- submitted by a parent
January 14, 2006
This is a fabulous school! The teachers are very dedicated and the students have many wonderful experiences. The music and art programs are outstanding. The teachers are caring, intelligent, and approachable.

- submitted by a parent
November 14, 2004
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 15, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Murray Avenue School
2551 Murray Ave, Huntingdon Valley, PA  19006
(215) 938-0230
Last modified Murray Avenue School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Murray Avenue School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top