Pocono Mountain East High School

Pocono Mountain East High School serves 1,575 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Pocono Mountain East High School operates within the Pocono Mountain School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1575 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 113 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,575 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 113 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 14:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
15%
9%
Black
20%
16%
White
63%
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.
0.55 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.
33%
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.
9%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,254 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Pocono Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 12,254 1,528
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
District Total Revenue $185 MM $21 MM
District Spending $189 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,426 $12,476
District Spending / Student $16,739 $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 Evergreen Community Charter School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Swiftwater Interm School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Swiftwater El Center (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SwiftwaterSwiftwater Interm School
    208 Campus Dr
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.1 mi | 731 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • SwiftwaterPocono Mountain East Junior High School
    125 Center Court
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.1 mi | 728 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SwiftwaterSwiftwater El Center
    135 Academic Dr
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.1 mi | 961 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • CrescoEvergreen Community Charter School
    Charter School
    Routes 390/191 At Grace Ave
    CrescoPA 18326
    (570)595-6355
    Charter School

    3.9 mi | 89 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • CrescoBarrett El Center
    1200 Route 390
    CrescoPA 18326
    (570)839-7121
    4.5 mi | 480 students | Gr. KG-6                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Related School Videos

View more school videos