Perkiomen Valley Ms-west

200 Big Road
Zieglerville, PA 19492
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Perkiomen Valley Ms-west serves 610 students in grades 6-8.
Perkiomen Valley Ms-west placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

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 610 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students610 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Perkiomen Valley Ms-west is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Perkiomen Valley Ms-west is 0.26, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#970 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
46%
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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 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Perkiomen Valley Ms-west is Western Montgomery Ctc (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perkiomen Valley Ms-east (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schwenksville Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Schwenksville Schwenksville Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
    2.4 miles
    55 2nd Street
    Schwenksville, PA 19473
    (610) 879-8770
    2.4 K-5 521
  • Royersford Western Montgomery Ctc Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    3.1 miles
    77 Graterford Rd
    Royersford, PA 19468
    (610) 489-7272
    3.1 9-12 n/a
  • Royersford Evans Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-4 | 576 students
    3.4 miles
    125 Sunset Rd
    Royersford, PA 19468
    (610) 705-6012
    3.4 PK-4 576
  • Frederick New Hanover-upper Frederick Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 670 students
    3.6 miles
    2547 Big Rd
    Frederick, PA 19435
    (610) 754-9580
    3.6 K-5 670
  • Harleysville Salford Hills Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
    3.6 miles
    2721 Barndt Rd
    Harleysville, PA 19438
    (610) 287-9197
    3.6 K-5 459

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