Methacton High School

1005 Kriebel Mill Rd

Norristown, PA 19403-1096

Tel: (610)489-5000
Grades: 9-12

1,722 students

Methacton High School serves 1,722 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Methacton High School operates within the Methacton School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1722 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,722 students
Methacton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Methacton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Methacton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 13:1 15:1
Methacton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
12%
3%
Methacton High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Methacton High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
4%
16%
Methacton High School Black (1988-2013)
White
78%
70%
Methacton High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Methacton High School Sch Ethnicity Methacton High 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.
0.38 0.24
Methacton High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
5%
36%
Methacton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2013)
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%
Methacton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,085 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Methacton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,085 1,528
Methacton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 96% 88%
Methacton   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $21 MM
District Spending $95 MM $20 MM
Methacton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,382 $12,476
Methacton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,800 $11,944
Methacton   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Norristown Area High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Skyview Upper Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagleville Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NorristownEagleville Elementary School
    125 Summit Ave
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    0.6 mi | 350 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • NorristownSkyview Upper Elementary School
    4001 B Eagleville Rd
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.1 mi | 794 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • NorristownArcola Intrmd School
    4000a Eagleville Rd
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.2 mi | 803 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • NorristownWoodland Elementary School
    2700 Woodland Ave
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.5 mi | 294 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CollegevilleArrowhead Elementary School
    232 Level Rd
    CollegevillePA 19426
    (610)489-5000
    2.8 mi | 316 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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