Upper Perkiomen High School

Grades: 9-12

967 students

Upper Perkiomen High School serves 967 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
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 967 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 967 students
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Upper Perkiomen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1 15:1
Upper Perkiomen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Upper Perkiomen High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
2%
16%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
93%
70%
Upper Perkiomen High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Perkiomen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.13 0.24
Upper Perkiomen 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.
14%
36%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
6%
5%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,251 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,290 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,534 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 62% over four years.
School District Name Upper Perkiomen School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,251 1,528
Upper Perkiomen   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
Upper Perkiomen   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $21 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $20 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,290 $12,476
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,534 $11,944
Upper Perkiomen   School District 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East GreenvilleUpper Perkiomen Middle School
    510 Jefferson St
    East GreenvillePA 18041
    (215)679-6288
    2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 721 students                      
  • Green LaneMarlborough Elementary School
    1450 Gravel Pk
    Green LanePA 18054
    (215)234-4387
    2.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 671 students                      
  • HerefordHereford Elementary School
    1043 Gravel Pk
    HerefordPA 18056
    (215)679-4151
    4.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 892 students                      
  • QuakertownPfaff Elementary School
    1600 Sleepy Hollow Rd
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2850
    5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 455 students                      
  • BartoWashington Elementary School
    1406 Route 100
    BartoPA 19504
    (610)754-9589
    5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 581 students                      

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