Marple Newtown Senior High School

Marple Newtown Senior High School serves 1,163 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Marple Newtown Senior High School operates within the Marple Newtown School District.
Marple Newtown School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1163 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,163 students
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Marple Newtown Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Marple Newtown Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 14:1 15:1
Marple Newtown Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
8%
3%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
3%
15%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
88%
69%
Marple Newtown Senior High School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.22 0.24
Marple Newtown Senior 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.
10%
38%
Marple Newtown Senior 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.
1%
5%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Marple Newtown School District's student population of 3,347 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,264 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,364 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Marple Newtown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,347 1,514
Marple Newtown   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
Marple Newtown   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $21 MM
Marple Newtown   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $74 MM $20 MM
Marple Newtown   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,264 $12,967
Marple Newtown   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,364 $12,300
Marple Newtown   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 Delaware County Technical High School-ma (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Paxon Hollow Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Worrall Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • BroomallWorrall Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 334 students
    0.2 miles
    2979 Pennview Ave
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4300
    0.2KG-5334
  • BroomallDelaware County Technical High School-maVocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.1 miles
    85 Malin Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)583-7620
    1.19-12n/a
  • BroomallRussell Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 362 students
    1.4 miles
    2201 Sproul Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4310
    1.4KG-5362
  • Newtown SquareCulbertson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 356 students
    1.5 miles
    3530 Goshen Rd
    Newtown SquarePA 19073
    (610)359-4340
    1.5KG-5356
  • BroomallPaxon Hollow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 807 students
    1.8 miles
    815 Paxon Hollow Rd
    BroomallPA 19008
    (610)359-4320
    1.86-8807

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5.0  5/1/2012
Availability of electives and art classes are very amazing. A vast amount of electives help students express themselves. Extracurricular activities are also very popular. They are very fun and very well managed.
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