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Avon Grove School District is a K-12 public school system that serves about 5,240 students in four schools: Penn London Elementary School (K-2); Avon Grove Intermediate School (3-6); Fred S. Engle Middle School (7, 8); and Avon Grove High School (9-12).

Geography: The District is located in a rural-suburban setting 34 miles southwest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and 18 miles northwest of Wilmington, Delaware. Avon Grove covers 67 square miles and consists of five townships, namely New London (1704), London Grove (1723), London Britain (1725), Penn (created from Londonderry Township in 1817), and Franklin (1852), which were created and organized in that order. Avondale (1894) and West Grove (1893) are the two boroughs within London Grove Township, and they are the largest population centers in the Avon Grove School District.

Student Demographics: 75 percent Caucasian; 19.5 percent Hispanic; 2.5 percent African American; 1.9 percent Asian; and less than 1 percent both American Indian/Alaskan Native and multi-racial.


District Enrollment

Avon Grove School District Staffing:

Total Faculty

Total Faculty with Masters Degrees or Above

% of Faculty with Masters Degrees or Above

Penn London Elementary School

67

29

43.28%

Avon Grove Intermediate School

115

67

58.26%

Fred S. Engle Middle School

64

28

43.75%

Avon Grove High School

124

58

46.77%

District Total

370

182

49.19%

Period Attendance Pilot: AGHS & FSEMS
A pilot program indicating period attendance for selected secondary students is in process. 

Academic Achievement: Avon Grove School District strives to create a learning environment where all students achieve individual excellence. Teachers ensure that students are actively engaged in learning. Schools offer rigorous, engaging coursework, and provide students with numerous opportunities to participate in extracurricular activities, including sports, service, and scholarly clubs, and enrichment classes offered through the PTAs at Penn London and Avon Grove Intermediate Schools.  


History: The Avon Grove School District’s roots date back to Colonial times, including ties to our founding fathers and the nation’s independence.  

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