Lankenau High School

  • Lankenau High School serves 347 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Lankenau High School's student population of 347 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 80% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lankenau High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lankenau High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#601 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
92%
15%
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White
n/a
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.27
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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