Wilson Area High School

424 Warrior Ln
Easton, PA 18042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Wilson Area High School serves 715 students in grades 9-12.
Wilson 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 20%) 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 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wilson Area High School's student population of 715 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilson 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 Wilson Area High School is 0.57, which is more 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
#338 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)
80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.53
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilson Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilson Area High School is Easton Area High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Area Intermediate School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilson Borough Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Easton Wilson Borough Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 349 students
    0.1 miles
    301 S 21st St
    Easton, PA 18042
    (484) 373-6220
    0.1 K-4 349
  • Easton Easton Area High School Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,732 students
    0.5 miles
    2601 William Penn Hwy
    Easton, PA 18045
    (610) 250-2481
    0.5 9-12 2,732
  • Easton Avona Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 203 students
    0.8 miles
    2317 Front Street
    Easton, PA 18042
    (484) 373-6250
    0.8 K-4 203
  • Easton Wilson Area Intermediate School Math: 50% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 731 students
    0.9 miles
    2400 Firmstone St
    Easton, PA 18042
    (484) 373-6110
    0.9 5-8 731
  • Easton Paxinosa Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 631 students
    1.0 miles
    1221 Northampton St
    Easton, PA 18042
    (610) 250-2551
    1 K-5 631

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