Upper Merion Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
450 Crossfield Road
King Of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone
(610) 205-8802
District
UPPER MERION AREA SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1216
Classroom Teachers
91

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.2% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Upper Merion Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 52
Proficiency in Reading 72 60
Proficiency in Math 63 44

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 52
Proficiency in Reading 76 64
Proficiency in Math 63 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 48
Proficiency in Reading 74 59
Proficiency in Math 64 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 45
Proficiency in Reading 70 59
Proficiency in Math 46.4 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.41
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.93
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 310 25.5%
Grade 6 302 24.8%
Grade 7 285 23.4%
Grade 8 319 26.2%
Total 1216 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.7% 59.4% 69.9%
Black 10.6% 10.8% 15.3%
Hispanic 12.2% 11.1% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.9% 18.2% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.5% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.3% 34.9% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.0% 31.8% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 3.0% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 34,560 12,784,227
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,835.3 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.3% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.7% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 27.9%
65 OR OLDER 16.1% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 14,732 4,961,929
Single parent households with children 6.5% 9.8%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 94.3% 89.5%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 52.9% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.7% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.4% 13.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.9% 12.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.3% 18.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.8% 15.5%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 11.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,715 $42,217,100 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,188 $4,680,720 6.2%
Staff $546 $2,151,240 2.8%
General Administration $401 $1,579,940 2.1%
School Administration $660 $2,600,400 3.4%
Operation $1,711 $6,741,340 8.9%
Transportation $1,072 $4,223,680 5.6%
Other $493 $1,942,420 2.6%
Total Support $6,071 $23,919,740 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,398 $9,448,120 12.5%
Total Expenditures $19,184 $75,584,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,814 $13,359,337,416 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $639 $1,092,703,063 3.9%
Staff $395 $675,134,221 2.4%
General Administration $343 $585,885,527 2.1%
School Administration $605 $1,034,806,948 3.7%
Operation $1,309 $2,238,668,762 8.1%
Transportation $716 $1,223,263,999 4.4%
Other $415 $709,440,155 2.6%
Total Support $4,422 $7,559,874,856 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,951 $6,755,211,657 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,187 $27,674,469,082 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%