Haverford Middle School

Haverford Middle School serves 1,285 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Haverford Middle School operates within the Haverford Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 1285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,285 students
Haverford Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Haverford Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Haverford Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Haverford Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Haverford Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Haverford Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
16%
Haverford Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
71%
Haverford Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Haverford Middle School Sch Ethnicity Haverford Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.83
Haverford Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
9%
34%
Haverford Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Haverford Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,635 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Haverford Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 5,635 1,588
Haverford Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $80 MM n/a
Haverford Township   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $99 MM n/a
Haverford Township   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,430 $0
Haverford Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,884 $0
Haverford Township   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Haverford Senior High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Drexel Hill Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chatham Park Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Havertown Haverford Senior High School
    200 Mill Rd
    Havertown , PA , 19083
    (610)853-5900
    0.2  mi  |  1781  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Havertown Chatham Park Elementary School
    400 Allston Rd
    Havertown , PA , 19083
    (610)853-5900
    0.6  mi  |  553  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Havertown Manoa Elementary School
    201 South Manoa Rd
    Havertown , PA , 19083
    (610)853-5900
    0.7  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Havertown Lynnewood Elementary School
    1400 Lawrence Rd
    Havertown , PA , 19083
    (610)853-5900
    0.8  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ardmore Chestnutwold Elementary School
    630 Loraine St
    Ardmore , PA , 19003
    (610)853-5900
    1  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Delaware County, PA public schools have a 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. of 0.26, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Delaware County is Maquoketa Valley Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.