Methacton High School

1005 Kriebel Mill Rd

Norristown, PA 19403

Tel: (610)489-5000
Grades 9-12
1,702 students
Methacton High School serves 1,702 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Methacton High School operates within the Methacton School District.
Methacton School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1702 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,702 students
Methacton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Methacton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 122 teachers
Methacton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Methacton 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 0.39 is more 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
Methacton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
14%
3%
Methacton High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Methacton High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
3%
15%
Methacton High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
77%
69%
Methacton High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Methacton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.39 0.24
Methacton 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.
8%
38%
Methacton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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%
Methacton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2014)

District Comparison

Methacton School District's student population of 5,042 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,023 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,840 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Methacton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,042 1,514
Methacton   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 99% 89%
Methacton   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $21 MM
Methacton   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $95 MM $20 MM
Methacton   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,023 $12,967
Methacton   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,840 $12,300
Methacton   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 Norristown Area High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Skyview Upper Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagleville Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • NorristownEagleville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 368 students
    0.6 miles
    125 Summit Ave
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    0.6KG-4368
  • NorristownSkyview Upper Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 751 students
    2.1 miles
    4001 B Eagleville Rd
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.15-6751
  • NorristownArcola Intrmd School
    Grades: 7-8 | 811 students
    2.2 miles
    4000a Eagleville Rd
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.27-8811
  • NorristownWoodland Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 289 students
    2.5 miles
    2700 Woodland Ave
    NorristownPA 19403
    (610)489-5000
    2.5KG-4289
  • CollegevilleArrowhead Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 300 students
    2.8 miles
    232 Level Rd
    CollegevillePA 19426
    (610)489-5000
    2.8KG-4300

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