Pocono Mountain East High School

  • Pocono Mountain East High School serves 1,493 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Pocono Mountain East High School operates within the Pocono Mountain School District.
  • Pocono Mountain School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1493 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 115 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,493 students
Pocono Mountain East High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pocono Mountain East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Pocono Mountain East High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pocono Mountain East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Pocono Mountain East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Pocono Mountain East High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
18%
10%
Pocono Mountain East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
20%
15%
Pocono Mountain East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
60%
68%
Pocono Mountain East High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pocono Mountain East High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.25
Pocono Mountain East High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Pocono Mountain East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Pocono Mountain East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Pocono Mountain School District's student population of 9,293 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $21,287 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,667 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Pocono Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 9,293 1,497
Pocono Mountain School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 84% 89%
Pocono Mountain School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $209 MM $20 MM
Pocono Mountain School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $183 MM $20 MM
Pocono Mountain School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $21,287 $13,538
Pocono Mountain School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $18,667 $13,526
Pocono Mountain School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SwiftwaterPocono Mountain East Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 669 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 200
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.17-8669
  • SwiftwaterSwiftwater El Center
    Grades: KG-3 | 1084 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 200
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.1KG-31084
  • SwiftwaterSwiftwater Interm School
    Grades: 4-6 | 938 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 200
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    0.14-6938
  • MountainhomeEvergreen Community Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 97 students
    3.9 miles
    Po Box 523
    MountainhomePA 18342
    (570)595-6355
    3.96-1297
  • TobyhannaClear Run El Center
    Grades: KG-2 | 710 students
    4.6 miles
    780 Memorial Blvd
    TobyhannaPA 18466
    (570)839-7121
    4.6KG-2710

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 22, 2017
Police departments on public school campuses have played a major role in reducing violent crime and the speed limit. Unfortunately, they are also fighting an uphill battle against budget cuts.
April 22, 2017
Which states have the most diverse public schools? We analyze our data to find how much diversity truly exists on public school campuses. Learn about the varying levels of school diversity in regions around the nation, as well as the benefits derived from ethnic diversity in schools.
April 21, 2017
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!