Wilmington Area High School

350 Wood St
New Wilmington, PA 16142
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Wilmington Area High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
Wilmington Area High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (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 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wilmington Area High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Wilmington Area High School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilmington Area High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Wilmington Area High School is 0.12, 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
#476 out of 2820 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.53
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilmington Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilmington Area High School is Neshannock Junior Senior High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilmington Area Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilmington Area Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Wilmington Wilmington Area Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 387 students
    0.1 miles
    450 Wood St
    New Wilmington, PA 16142
    (724) 656-8866
    0.1 K-4 387
  • New Wilmington Wilmington Area Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 355 students
    0.1 miles
    400 Wood St
    New Wilmington, PA 16142
    (724) 656-8866
    0.1 5-8 355
  • New Castle Neshannock Junior Senior High School Math: 51% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 614 students
    4.1 miles
    3834 Mitchell Rd
    New Castle, PA 16105
    (724) 658-5513
    4.1 7-12 614
  • New Castle Neshannock Memorial Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 585 students
    4.1 miles
    3832 Mitchell Road
    New Castle, PA 16105
    (724) 652-8709
    4.1 K-6 585
  • West Middlesex Luther W Low Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 229 students
    7.0 miles
    3591 Sharon Rd
    West Middlesex, PA 16159
    (724) 634-3030
    7 K-3 229

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