Upper Perkiomen High School

Tel: (215)679-5935
Grades: 9-12

982 students

Upper Perkiomen High School serves 982 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Upper Perkiomen High School operates within the Upper Perkiomen School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 982 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 982 students
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Upper Perkiomen High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Upper Perkiomen High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Upper Perkiomen High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Upper Perkiomen High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
16%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
71%
Upper Perkiomen High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Perkiomen High School Sch Ethnicity Upper Perkiomen 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.
0.17 0.47
Upper Perkiomen 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.
13%
34%
Upper Perkiomen 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.
8%
6%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,200 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Upper Perkiomen School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,200 1,559
Upper Perkiomen   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
Upper Perkiomen   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $21 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $20 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,290 $12,476
Upper Perkiomen   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,534 $11,944
Upper Perkiomen   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 Boyertown Area Senior High School (7.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Upper Perkiomen Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marlborough Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • East Greenville Upper Perkiomen Middle School
    510 Jefferson St
    East Greenville , PA , 18041
    (215)679-6288
    2  mi  |  716  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Green Lane Marlborough Elementary School
    1450 Gravel Pk
    Green Lane , PA , 18054
    (215)234-4387
    2.6  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hereford Hereford Elementary School
    1043 Gravel Pk
    Hereford , PA , 18056
    (215)679-4151
    4.9  mi  |  849  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Quakertown Pfaff Elementary School
    1600 Sleepy Hollow Rd
    Quakertown , PA , 18951
    (215)529-2850
    5  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Barto Washington Elementary School
    1406 Route 100
    Barto , PA , 19504
    (610)754-9589
    5  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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