Abington High School

Serves grades 10 - 12

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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.

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School Overview

Address
900 Highland Avenue
Abington, PA 19001
Phone
(215) 884-4700
District
ABINGTON SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1808
Classroom Teachers
116

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.4% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Abington High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 68
Proficiency in Reading 88 72
Proficiency in Math 80 64

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.22
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 613 33.9%
Grade 11 604 33.4%
Grade 12 591 32.7%
Total 1808 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.0% 65.9% 67.2%
Black 21.3% 19.7% 15.6%
Hispanic 8.7% 8.5% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.8% 5.6% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.7% 24.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.4% 22.1% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 2.5% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 58,110 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,669.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.6% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.8% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,917 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 8.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.7% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.7% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.0% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.3% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.9% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,642 $84,784,814 58.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,013 $8,070,571 5.6%
Staff $623 $4,963,441 3.4%
General Administration $322 $2,565,374 1.8%
School Administration $884 $7,042,828 4.8%
Operation $1,651 $13,153,517 9.0%
Transportation $645 $5,138,715 3.5%
Other $604 $4,812,068 3.3%
Total Support $5,742 $45,746,514 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,858 $14,802,686 10.2%
Total Expenditures $18,241 $145,326,047 100.0%
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%