Quakertown Community High School

600 Park Ave
Quakertown, PA 18951
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Quakertown Community High School serves 1,661 students in grades 9-12.
Quakertown Community 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 85% (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 87% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Quakertown Community High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Quakertown Community High School's student population of 1,661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

Quakertown Community 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 Quakertown Community High School is 0.29, 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
#89 out of 2820 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.53
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuakertown Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Quakertown Community High School is Pennridge High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Strayer Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Quakertown Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Quakertown Quakertown Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
    0.1 miles
    123 S 7th St
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2410
    0.1 K-5 285
  • Quakertown 6th Grade Center Math: 40% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6 | 425 students
    0.3 miles
    349 S 9th St
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2000
    0.3 6 425
  • Quakertown Neidig Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    0.9 miles
    201 Penrose St
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2360
    0.9 K-5 401
  • Quakertown Richland Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    0.9 miles
    500 Fairview Ave
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2450
    0.9 K-5 452
  • Quakertown Strayer Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 835 students
    1.0 miles
    1200 Ronald Reagan Dr
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2290
    1 7-8 835

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