Marple Newtown Senior High School

Marple Newtown Senior High School serves 1,161 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
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 1161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,161 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
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 0.20 is less 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 14:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
Black
3%
16%
White
89%
70%
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.
0.20 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.
6%
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.
1%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,318 students has decreased by 5% 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 3,318 1,528
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
District Total Revenue $60 MM $21 MM
District Spending $61 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,945 $12,476
District Spending / Student $17,267 $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 Delaware County Technical High School-ma (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
  • BroomallWorrall Elementary School
    2979 Pennview Ave
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4300
    0.2 mi | 323 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BroomallDelaware County Technical High School-ma
    Vocational School
    85 Malin Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)583-7620
    Vocational School

    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • BroomallRussell Elementary School
    2201 Sproul Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4310
    1.4 mi | 379 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Newtown SquareCulbertson Elementary School
    3530 Goshen Rd
    Newtown SquarePA 19073
    (610)359-4340
    1.5 mi | 309 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BroomallPaxon Hollow Middle School
    815 Paxon Hollow Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4320
    1.8 mi | 831 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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