William Tennent High School

William Tennent High School serves 1,841 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
William Tennent High School operates within the Centennial School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 109 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,841 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 109 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more 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 17:1 15:1
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
10%
9%
Black
4%
16%
White
82%
70%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.32 0.24
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.
22%
36%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,336 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Centennial School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 7,336 1,528
Graduation Rate 90% 88%
District Total Revenue $89 MM $21 MM
District Spending $87 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,685 $12,476
District Spending / Student $14,407 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Upper Moreland High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Upper Moreland Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcdonald Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WarminsterMcdonald Elementary School
    666 Reeves Ln
    WarminsterPA 18974
    (215)441-6157
    0.3 mi | 893 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HatboroUpper Moreland Middle School
    4000 Orangemans Rd
    HatboroPA 19040
    (215)674-4185
    1.4 mi | 705 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HatboroUpper Moreland Intermediate School
    3990 Orangemans Rd
    HatboroPA 19040
    (215)325-1700
    1.5 mi | 664 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • HatboroUpper Moreland Primary School
    3980 Orangemans Rd
    HatboroPA 19040
    (215)325-1400
    1.5 mi | 684 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • SouthamptonDavis Elementary School
    475 Maple Ave
    SouthamptonPA 18966
    (215)364-5970
    1.6 mi | 720 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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