Wilson High School

2601 Grandview Blvd

West Lawn, PA 19609-1324

Tel: (610)670-0180
Grades: 9-12

1,864 students

Wilson High School serves 1,864 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Wilson High School operates within the Wilson School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1864 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 109 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,864 students
Wilson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 109 teachers
Wilson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wilson High School Students 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 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Wilson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Wilson High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
8%
Wilson High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
8%
16%
Wilson High School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
71%
Wilson High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wilson High School Sch Ethnicity Wilson 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.
0.44 0.23
Wilson 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%
Wilson 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.
4%
6%
Wilson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Wilson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 6,035 1,682
Wilson    School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 96% 88%
Wilson    School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $21 MM
Wilson    School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $86 MM $20 MM
Wilson    School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,604 $12,476
Wilson    School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,926 $11,944
Wilson    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 Wyomissing Area Junior Senior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson West Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitfield Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sinking SpringWilson West Middle School
    450 Faust Rd
    Sinking SpringPA 19608
    (610)670-0180
    0 mi | 752 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • West LawnWhitfield Elementary School
    2700 Van Reed Rd
    West LawnPA 19609
    (610)670-0180
    0.3 mi | 604 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Sinking SpringCornwall Terrace Elementary School
    3100 Iroquois Ave
    Sinking SpringPA 19608
    (610)670-0180
    0.8 mi | 545 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Sinking SpringWilson Southern Middle School
    3100 Iroquois Ave
    Sinking SpringPA 19608
    (610)670-0180
    0.8 mi | 637 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • West LawnWest Wyomissing Elementary School
    2173 Garfield Ave
    West LawnPA 19609
    (610)670-0180
    0.8 mi | 193 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Berks County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.26, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Berks County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.