Upper Perkiomen High School

Tel: (215)679-5935
  • Upper Perkiomen High School serves 928 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Upper Perkiomen High School operates within the Upper Perkiomen School District.
  • Upper Perkiomen School District's 89% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 928 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 928 students
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Upper Perkiomen High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Upper Perkiomen High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Upper Perkiomen High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less 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 15:1 15:1
Upper Perkiomen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Upper Perkiomen High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
15%
Upper Perkiomen High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
91%
68%
Upper Perkiomen High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Upper Perkiomen High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Upper Perkiomen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.25
Upper Perkiomen 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.
22%
41%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
7%
5%
Upper Perkiomen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Upper Perkiomen School District's student population of 3,250 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,940 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,482 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Upper Perkiomen School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,250 1,497
Upper Perkiomen School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 89%
Upper Perkiomen School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $21 MM
Upper Perkiomen School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $51 MM $20 MM
Upper Perkiomen School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,940 $13,911
Upper Perkiomen School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,482 $13,599
Upper Perkiomen School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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