|Inspiring A Standard of Excellence For All Students|
The Pelham Public Schools serve approximately 2,800 students in four neighborhood elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. It is located in the southern most tip of Westchester County, 30 minutes north of New York City. With an academically diverse student body, the District sets high expectations and provides opportunities for all students and faculty to reach their full potential. Residents share a commitment to education as well as the arts, sports, and civic responsibility. They have supported the annual budget for more than 20 years.
We are most proud of:
- High achievement of all students on state and national assessments, K-12
- High participation and passing rates in Advanced Placement courses in the high school
- Quality instructional programs aligned with the Common Core Standards and offering 21st century learning opportunities
- High graduation rate with 96% attending college - 66% entering the top three tiers of competitive schools Outstanding achievement in state and national programs in a variety of arenas including forensics/speech, science research, sports, robotics, world languages, music and art.
The Pelham school community is dedicated to continuous improvement and is committed to maintaining the flexibility necessary to anticipate and respond to a changing world.
What Pelham Residents Say About Our Schools
"People move to this area because of the reputation of the schools." More than 90% of Pelham residents participating in a survey in 2011 agreed.
Here are some other findings:
District Report Card (pages 7 to 11)
The schools enjoy a rich partnership with numerous community groups, including Pelham Education Foundation,vPelham Civics Association, Pelham Recreation Department, Pelham Rotary, Junior League, Pelham Preservation Society, and PACT.
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