Phoenixville Area Middle School

1000 Purple Pride Parkway
Phoenixville, PA 19460
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Phoenixville Area Middle School serves 915 students in grades 6-8.
Phoenixville Area Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 76% (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 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Phoenixville Area Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Phoenixville Area Middle School's student population of 915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

Phoenixville Area Middle School 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 Phoenixville Area Middle School is 0.43, 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
#1196 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
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
12%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
74%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenixville Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Phoenixville Area Middle School is Phoenixville Area High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance Academy Charter School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manavon Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenixville Phoenixville Area High School Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,120 student
    0.2 miles
    1200 Gay St
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (484) 927-5100
    0.2 9-12 1,120
  • Phoenixville Manavon Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-5 | 420 students
    0.5 miles
    2 Phantom Way
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (484) 927-5350
    0.5 2-5 420
  • Phoenixville Phoenixville Early Learning Center
    Grades: K-1 | 659 students
    0.5 miles
    1 Phantom Way
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (484) 927-5450
    0.5 K-1 659
  • Phoenixville Schuylkill Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-5 | 515 students
    0.6 miles
    290 S White Horse Rd
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (484) 927-5400
    0.6 2-5 515
  • Phoenixville Barkley Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 291 students
    0.7 miles
    320 Second Ave
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (484) 927-5300
    0.7 2-5 291

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