Quakertown Community Senior High School

Quakertown Community Senior High School serves 1,157 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Quakertown Community Senior High School operates within the Quakertown Community School District.
Quakertown Community School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1157 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,157 students
Quakertown Community Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Quakertown Community Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Quakertown Community Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Quakertown Community Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 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 15:1 15:1
Quakertown Community Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Quakertown Community Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
5%
9%
Quakertown Community Senior High School Black Students (1991-2013)
Black
1%
15%
Quakertown Community Senior High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
89%
69%
Quakertown Community Senior High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Quakertown Community Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.21 0.24
Quakertown Community Senior High School 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.
20%
38%
Quakertown Community 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.
5%
5%
Quakertown Community Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Quakertown Community School District's student population of 5,287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,817 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,940 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Quakertown Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 5,287 1,514
Quakertown Community   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 89%
Quakertown Community   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $21 MM
Quakertown Community   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $20 MM
Quakertown Community   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,817 $12,967
Quakertown Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,940 $12,300
Quakertown Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Quakertown Community Freshmen Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Quakertown Community Freshmen Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Quakertown Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • QuakertownQuakertown Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 317 students
    0.1 miles
    123 South 7th St
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2410
    0.1KG-5317
  • QuakertownQuakertown Community Freshmen Center
    Grades: 9 | 442 students
    0.3 miles
    349 South Ninth St
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (267)371-1200
    0.39442
  • QuakertownNeidig Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 404 students
    0.9 miles
    201 Penrose St
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2360
    0.9KG-5404
  • QuakertownRichland Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 443 students
    0.9 miles
    500 Fairview Ave
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2450
    0.9KG-5443
  • QuakertownStrayer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 807 students
    1 miles
    1200 Ronald Reagan Dr
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2290
    16-8807

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