Pottsgrove Senior High School

1345 Kauffman Rd
Pottstown, PA 19464
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pottsgrove Senior High School serves 1,001 students in grades 9-12.
Pottsgrove Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 70% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Pottsgrove Senior High School's student population of 1,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,001 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Pottsgrove Senior High 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 Pottsgrove Senior High School is 0.52, 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
#1022 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
14%
15%
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White
67%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.53
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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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 NamePottsgrove School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pottsgrove Senior High School is Pottstown Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pottsgrove Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ringing Rocks Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pottstown Ringing Rocks Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 442 students
    0.1 miles
    1401 Kauffman Rd
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    (610) 323-0903
    0.1 K-2 442
  • Pottstown Franklin Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 357 students
    0.7 miles
    970 N Franklin St
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    (610) 970-6641
    0.7 PK-4 357
  • Pottstown Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 752 students
    0.7 miles
    1329 Buchert Road
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    (610) 323-7510
    0.7 3-5 752
  • Pottstown Pottsgrove Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 737 students
    0.9 miles
    1351 North Hanover Street
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    (610) 326-8243
    0.9 6-8 737
  • Pottstown Pottstown Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 828 students
    1.1 miles
    750 N Washington St
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    (610) 970-6700
    1.1 9-12 828

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