Lower Merion High School
Lower Merion High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
- Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%)
Lower Merion High School's student population of 1,476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 120 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||1,476 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||120 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Lower Merion High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lower Merion High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (PA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#69 out of 2820 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Lower Merion School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Lower Merion High School is Haverford Senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Welsh Valley Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Penn Valley School (1.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Narberth Penn Valley School Grades: K-5 | 679 students
301 Righters Mill Rd
Narberth, PA 19072
(610) 645-1460 1.2 K-5 679
- Ardmore Chestnutwold Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 577 students
630 Loraine St
Ardmore, PA 19003
(610) 853-5900 1.3 K-5 577
- Merion Station Merion Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 602 students
549 S Bowman Ave
Merion Station, PA 19066
(610) 645-1470 1.5 K-5 602
- Wynnewood Penn Wynne School Grades: K-5 | 761 students
250 Haverford Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096
(610) 645-1450 1.7 K-5 761
- Gladwyne Gladwyne School Grades: K-5 | 734 students
230 West Righters Mill Rd
Gladwyne, PA 19035
(610) 645-1440 1.8 K-5 734
This school is the best school in Ardmore! They have a lot of stuff to do. I''m involved with extracurricular activities, sports, art and music.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - keish
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