Marple Newtown Senior High School

Marple Newtown Senior High School serves 1,140 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Marple Newtown Senior High School operates within the Marple Newtown School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,140 students
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Marple Newtown Senior High 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 0.22 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
Marple Newtown Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
3%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
16%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
71%
Marple Newtown Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marple Newtown Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Marple Newtown Senior 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.
0.22 0.83
Marple Newtown Senior High 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.
8%
34%
Marple Newtown Senior High 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.
2%
6%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,347 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Marple Newtown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,347 1,588
Marple Newtown   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Marple Newtown   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $60 MM n/a
Marple Newtown   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $61 MM n/a
Marple Newtown   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,945 $0
Marple Newtown   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,267 $0
Marple Newtown   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 Delaware County Technical High School-marple (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Paxon Hollow Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worrall Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Broomall Worrall Elementary School
    2979 Pennview Ave
    Broomall , PA , 19008
    (610)359-4300
    0.2  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Broomall Delaware County Technical High School-marple
    Vocational School
    85 Malin Rd
    Broomall , PA , 19008
    (610)583-7620
    Vocational School
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Broomall Russell Elementary School
    2201 Sproul Rd
    Broomall , PA , 19008
    (610)359-4310
    1.4  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Newtown Square Culbertson Elementary School
    3530 Goshen Rd
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (610)359-4340
    1.5  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Broomall Paxon Hollow Middle School
    815 Paxon Hollow Rd
    Broomall , PA , 19008
    (610)359-4320
    1.8  mi  |  861  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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  • Recommended May 01, 2012 - Availability of electives and art classes are very amazing. A vast amount of electives help students express themselves. Extracurricular activities are also very popular. They are very fun and very well managed. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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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.