Emmaus High School

500 Macungie Ave,

Emmaus, PA, 18049-2233

Tel: (610)965-1651
Grades: 9-12

2,566 students

Emmaus High School serves 2,566 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Emmaus High School operates within the East Penn School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%%.

Overview

The student population of 2566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 147 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,566 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 147 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
7%
8%
Black
3%
16%
White
83%
71%
Unknown
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.31
0.47
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,033 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name East Penn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 8,033
1,559
Graduation Rate 94
88%
District Total Revenue $107 MM
n/a
District Spending $104 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $13,216
$0
District Spending / Student $12,907
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is William Allen High School (4.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Salisbury Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended February 22, 2014 - A 1934 Alumni Hal Higgins is searching for any class mates from the graduation class of 1934. Hal is 98 years living in Sun City Center FL. He is living independent at Freedom Plaza. He was the Class President and active in drama at Emmaus High, - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended December 21, 2011 - Absolutely Awesome Musical Choral Tuesday evening! Kudos to the wonderful music director and all those who participated. It is evident that a great deal of work and practice went into making this such an exceptional musical evening! The caliber and quality of this evening was exemplary. These young people put forth such effort and are a real credit to the school and reflect the discipline and exceptional direction of their music teacher. VERY WELL DONE! - Posted by Parent

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