Upper Merion High School

Serves grades 9 - 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
440 Crossfield Rd
King Of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone
(610) 205-3802
District
UPPER MERION AREA SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1164
Classroom Teachers
90

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 68
Proficiency in Reading 77 72
Proficiency in Math 82 64

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.89
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.83
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 291 25.0%
Grade 10 282 24.2%
Grade 11 309 26.5%
Grade 12 282 24.2%
Total 1164 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.9% 56.1% 67.2%
Black 14.1% 12.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 12.4% 12.9% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.3% 18.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.6% 36.2% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.1% 33.3% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 2.9% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,327 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,876.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.1% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 16.6% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,063 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 6.0% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.2% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.9% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.7% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.6% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.4% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,488 $49,002,912 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,496 $5,870,304 6.2%
Staff $774 $3,037,176 3.2%
General Administration $1,080 $4,237,920 4.4%
School Administration $717 $2,813,508 3.0%
Operation $1,946 $7,636,104 8.0%
Transportation $919 $3,606,156 3.8%
Other $669 $2,625,156 2.8%
Total Support $7,603 $29,834,172 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,198 $16,472,952 17.3%
Total Expenditures $24,289 $95,310,036 100.0%
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%