Downingtown High School West Campus

Downingtown High School West Campus serves 1,467 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Downingtown High School West Campus operates within the Downingtown Area School District.
Downingtown Area School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1467 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,467 students
Downingtown High School West Campus Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Downingtown High School West Campus Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Downingtown High School West Campus Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Downingtown High School West Campus Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is equal to the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Downingtown High School West Campus Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Downingtown High School West Campus Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Downingtown High School West Campus Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
6%
15%
Downingtown High School West Campus Black Students (1989-2013)
White
87%
69%
Downingtown High School West Campus White Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.24
Downingtown High School West Campus Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
38%
Downingtown High School West Campus Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Downingtown High School West Campus Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Downingtown Area School District's student population of 12,028 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,788 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,897 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Downingtown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 12,028 1,514
Downingtown Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 89%
Downingtown Area   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $187 MM $21 MM
Downingtown Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $176 MM $20 MM
Downingtown Area   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,788 $12,967
Downingtown Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,897 $12,300
Downingtown Area   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Downingtown Stem Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Downington Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beaver Creek Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DowningtownDownington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1350 students
    0.3 miles
    115 Rock Raymond Rd
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)518-0685
    0.36-81350
  • DowningtownDowningtown Stem Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 763 students
    0.3 miles
    335 Manor Ave
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)269-8460
    0.39-12763
  • DowningtownBeaver Creek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 466 students
    0.6 miles
    601 West Pennsylvania Ave
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)269-2790
    0.6KG-5466
  • DowningtownEast Ward Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 572 students
    1.2 miles
    435 Washington Ave
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)269-8282
    1.2KG-5572
  • DowningtownBradford Hgts Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 502 students
    1.6 miles
    1330 Romig Rd
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)269-6021
    1.6KG-5502

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