Reading Intermediate High School

  • Reading Intermediate High School serves 2,360 students in grades 8-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Reading Intermediate High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Reading Intermediate High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Reading Intermediate High School's student population of 2,360 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 152 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students2,360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers152 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Reading Intermediate High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Reading Intermediate 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 School Rank (16-17)#2750 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
84%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Reading Intermediate High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.290.53
This chart display the diversity score of Reading Intermediate High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (11-12)<50%
84%
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Reading Intermediate High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReading School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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