Central Bucks High School-west

  • Central Bucks High School-west serves 1,439 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Central Bucks High School-west places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Central Bucks High School-west's student population of 1,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Bucks High School-west's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Bucks High School-west is 0.27, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#161 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.27n/a
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Bucks SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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