Quaker Valley High School

Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Quaker Valley High School serves 644 students in grades 9-12.
Quaker Valley High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (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 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Quaker Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Quaker Valley High School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Quaker Valley High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Quaker Valley High School is 0.27, 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
#199 out of 2820 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuaker Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Quaker Valley High School is Ambridge Area High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Quaker Valley Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgeworth Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sewickley Edgeworth Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
    1.2 miles
    200 Meadow Ln
    Sewickley, PA 15143
    (412) 749-3605
    1.2 K-5 405
  • Coraopolis Bon Meade Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 543 students
    2.2 miles
    1595 Brodhead Rd
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    (412) 264-9440
    2.2 K-4 543
  • Ambridge Ambridge Area High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 773 students
    2.3 miles
    909 Duss Avenue
    Ambridge, PA 15003
    (724) 266-2833
    2.3 9-12 773
  • Ambridge Highland Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
    2.3 miles
    1101 Highland Avenue
    Ambridge, PA 15003
    (724) 266-2833
    2.3 PK-6 427
  • Coraopolis J.a. Allard Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 184 students
    2.3 miles
    170 Shafer Road
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    (412) 262-2500
    2.3 K-4 184

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