Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus

Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus serves 775 students in grades 11-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus operates within the William Penn School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 775 students has declined by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 11-12
Total Students 775 students
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 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 17:1 15:1
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Asian Students (1988-2012)
Black
93%
16%
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Black Students (1988-2012)
White
6%
70%
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus White Students (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus 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
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus 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.
56%
36%
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus 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.
10%
5%
Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,450 students has grown by 36% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,303 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,601 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name William Penn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 7,450 1,528
William Penn   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 89% 88%
William Penn   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $21 MM
William Penn   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $20 MM
William Penn   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,303 $12,476
William Penn   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,601 $11,944
William Penn   School District 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 Penn Wood High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverly Hills Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Lansdowne Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LansdownePenn Wood High School
    100 Green Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)284-8080
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1587 students                      
  • LansdowneEast Lansdowne Elementary School
    Magnet School
    401 Emerson Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)626-2415
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 365 students                      
  • LansdowneArdmore Avenue School
    1 Negative Reviews
    161 Ardmore Ave
    LansdownePA 19050
    (610)623-7900
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 425 students                      
  • Upper DarbyBeverly Hills Middle School
    1400 Garrett Rd
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9317
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1525 students                      
  • Upper DarbyStonehurst Hills Elementary School
    7051 Ruskin Ln
    Upper DarbyPA 19082
    (610)626-9111
    0.7 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 606 students                      

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