Marple Newtown Senior High School

Marple Newtown Senior High School serves 1,163 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Marple Newtown Senior High School operates within the Marple Newtown School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1163 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,163 students
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Marple Newtown Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Marple Newtown Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than 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 14:1 15:1
Marple Newtown Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.21 0.24
Marple Newtown Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
10%
38%
Marple Newtown Senior High School 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.
1%
5%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,347 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,264 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,364 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Marple Newtown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,347 1,514
Marple Newtown   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
Marple Newtown   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $21 MM
Marple Newtown   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $74 MM $20 MM
Marple Newtown   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,264 $12,967
Marple Newtown   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $21,364 $12,300
Marple Newtown   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Delaware County Technical High School-ma (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paxon Hollow Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worrall Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BroomallWorrall Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 334 students2979 Pennview Ave
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4300
    0.2KG-5334
  • BroomallDelaware County Technical High School-ma
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-1285 Malin Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)583-7620
    1.19-12n/a
  • BroomallRussell Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 362 students2201 Sproul Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4310
    1.4KG-5362
  • Newtown SquareCulbertson Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 356 students3530 Goshen Rd
    Newtown SquarePA 19073
    (610)359-4340
    1.5KG-5356
  • BroomallPaxon Hollow Middle School
    1.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 807 students815 Paxon Hollow Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4320
    1.86-8807

School Reviews

Availability of electives and art classes are very amazing. A vast amount of electives help students express themselves. Extracurricular activities are also very popular. They are very fun and very well managed.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/01/12

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