Downingtown High School West Campus

Serves grades 9 - 12

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
445 Manor Ave
Downingtown, PA 19335
Phone
(610) 269-4400
District
DOWNINGTOWN AREA SD
County
CHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1646
Classroom Teachers
116

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.8% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Downingtown High School West Campus Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
68%
86%
72%
83%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 435 26.4%
Grade 10 420 25.5%
Grade 11 393 23.9%
Grade 12 398 24.2%
Total 1646 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.4% 77.2% 67.2%
Black 5.0% 3.1% 15.6%
Hispanic 4.4% 4.9% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 14.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.2% 9.9% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 8.9% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 1.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 72,215 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 906.5 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.4% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.7% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 25,883 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 6.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.0% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 59.1% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.2% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.5% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.1% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.3% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.2% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,652 $109,499,712 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $788 $9,972,928 4.8%
Staff $495 $6,264,720 3.0%
General Administration $336 $4,252,416 2.0%
School Administration $655 $8,289,680 4.0%
Operation $1,120 $14,174,720 6.8%
Transportation $828 $10,479,168 5.0%
Other $495 $6,264,720 3.0%
Total Support $4,716 $59,685,696 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,203 $40,537,168 19.3%
Total Expenditures $16,571 $209,722,576 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%