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Welcome to Fort Allen Elementary School

Committed to Educational Excellence
 
Located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Fort Allen Elementary School was renovated in 2000.  It is brimming with outstanding students, classes, activities, teachers, staff and volunteers.  Committed to Educational Excellence, Fort Allen serves 500 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. 
 
Building a Foundation for the Future
 
  • Average class size in grades K-2 is 23 students, and grades 3-5 is 27 students.
  • Three kindergarten classrooms, 4 first grades, 4 second grades, 3 third grades, 4 fourth grades and 5 fifth grade classrooms.
  • Curriculum provides for 40-minute lessons through itinerant staff in art, library, music, physical education and technology to all students.
  • Two learning support classes (Grades K-1, 5) and (Grades 2- 4) for the students needing Special Education.
  • Three autistic support classrooms 
  • Developmental Guidance Program
  • Title I Services 
  • Reading Recovery
  • Hempfield Enrichment Program (for Gifted Students - travel to Maxwell according to monthly schedule)
  • Speech Therapy
  • ESL - English as a Second Language
  • Response to Instruction and Intervention
  • Instrumental Music (Grades 4 & 5)
  • Full-time health room coverage
  • Breakfast and lunch programs
  • Elaborate computer lab with Mimio Technology
  • Each classroom contains seven - nine student Chromebooks and Mimio Technology
  • The library offers Chromebooks and a portable Smartboard