Upper Perkiomen High School

Tel: (215)679-5935
Grades 9-12
936 students
Upper Perkiomen High School serves 936 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Upper Perkiomen High School operates within the Upper Perkiomen School District.
Upper Perkiomen School District's 89% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 936 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 936 students
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Upper Perkiomen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
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 0.15 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 (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Upper Perkiomen High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
92%
69%
Upper Perkiomen High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.15 0.24
Upper Perkiomen High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
15%
38%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
5%
5%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Upper Perkiomen School District's student population of 3,263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,134 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,339 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Upper Perkiomen School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,263 1,514
Upper Perkiomen   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 89%
Upper Perkiomen   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $21 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $48 MM $20 MM
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,134 $12,967
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,339 $12,300
Upper Perkiomen   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    Grades: 6-8 | 745 students
    2 miles
    510 Jefferson St
    East GreenvillePA 18041
    (215)679-6288
    26-8745
  • Green LaneMarlborough Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 684 students
    2.6 miles
    1450 Gravel Pk
    Green LanePA 18054
    (215)234-4387
    2.6KG-5684
  • HerefordHereford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 898 students
    4.9 miles
    1043 Gravel Pk
    HerefordPA 18056
    (215)679-4151
    4.9KG-5898
  • QuakertownPfaff Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 428 students
    5 miles
    1600 Sleepy Hollow Rd
    QuakertownPA 18951
    (215)529-2850
    5KG-5428
  • BartoWashington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 588 students
    5 miles
    1406 Route 100
    BartoPA 19504
    (610)754-9589
    5KG-6588

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