Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus (Closed 2013)

  • Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus served 775 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 38% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 40% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students775 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
74%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
93%
15%
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White
6%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.130.27
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Graduation Rate
80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Penn Wood High School - Green Ave Campus and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliam Penn SD School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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