District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District
These are some of the top-rated public schools in Norristown Area School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.

Academic Summary
Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.

Advanced Courses
Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.

Student Demographics
Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Teachers & Staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.

District Calendar

District Finances
How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

Homes Nearby

Homes for rent & sale near this district
from Movoto by OJO
Reviews From Schools in Norristown Area School District
Would you like to add a review to a school in this district?
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
November 30, 2022
This school is not recommended for people who havent lived in a tuff neighborhood before. From a old teachers perspective i noticed the constant lack of teacher care of fights and effort to help... More
Current student
April 18, 2022
This school SERIOUSLY needs improvement, im only in my 2nd year here and it is insanely bad, kids never focus, fights happen too often, and teachers can barely get kids to calm down, I had a friend... More
Parent / Guardian
February 09, 2022
Hello there. I am a mother to a 2nd grade student. She is doing well. My daughter as well as my husband and I have only had good experiences with the Marshall Street Elementary school. I am a black... More
Nearby homes for sale Nearby homes
From Movoto by OJO