Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School

201 E Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School serves 1,508 students in grades 9-12.
Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School's student population of 1,508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School is 0.41, 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
#69 out of 2820 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
76%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.53
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Graduation Rate
94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColonial School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Plymouth-whitemarsh Senior High School is Lankenau High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Colonial Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colonial Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plymouth Meeting Colonial Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-5 | 822 students
    0.6 miles
    230 Flourtown Rd
    Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
    (610) 941-0426
    0.6 4-5 822
  • Lafayette Hill Whitemarsh Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-3 | 402 students
    0.7 miles
    4120 Joshua Rd
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    (610) 828-9092
    0.7 K-3 402
  • Conshohocken Ridge Park Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 438 students
    0.9 miles
    200 Karrs Lane
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (610) 825-1083
    0.9 K-3 438
  • Plymouth Meeting Plymouth Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 563 students
    1.8 miles
    542 Plymouth Rd
    Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
    (610) 825-8190
    1.8 K-3 563
  • Conshohocken Conshohocken Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 182 students
    2.4 miles
    3rd Avenue & Harry Street
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (610) 828-0362
    2.4 K-3 182

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