Marple Newtown Senior High School

  • Marple Newtown Senior High School serves 1,160 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • 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 1160 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,160 students
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marple Newtown Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Marple Newtown Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Marple Newtown Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Marple Newtown Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
10%
4%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
68%
Marple Newtown Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marple Newtown Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Marple Newtown Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.23 0.25
Marple Newtown Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
12%
41%
Marple Newtown Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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 (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marple Newtown School District's student population of 3,280 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 $21,802 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,558 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Marple Newtown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,280 1,497
Marple Newtown School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
Marple Newtown School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $21 MM
Marple Newtown School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $66 MM $20 MM
Marple Newtown School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,802 $13,911
Marple Newtown School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,558 $13,599
Marple Newtown School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  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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