New Hope-solebury High School

182 W Bridge St
New Hope, PA 18938
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
New Hope-solebury High School serves 520 students in grades 9-12.
New Hope-solebury High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

New Hope-solebury High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

New Hope-solebury High School's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

New Hope-solebury High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of New Hope-solebury High School is 0.21, 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
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State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 2797 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (00-01)
1%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This High School is about 2 grade levels above the average PA high school - on average.
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Education: Poor. Music/Arts: Without funding, the music program has been crippled. Awards: N/A Facilities: With recent (5 yr) renovations, the school is in fine shape. District parents run the local PTA; they are often stuffy, religious.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 520 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in PA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

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