Perkiomen Valley Ms-west

  • Perkiomen Valley Ms-west serves 612 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Perkiomen Valley Ms-west places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Perkiomen Valley Ms-west's student population of 612 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perkiomen Valley Ms-west's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perkiomen Valley Ms-west is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#990 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
89%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perkiomen Valley Ms-west.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.210.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerkiomen Valley SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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