Penncrest 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
134 Barren Rd
Media, PA 19063
Phone
(610) 627-6201
District
ROSE TREE MEDIA SD
County
DELAWARE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1231
Classroom Teachers
95

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.4% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 68
Proficiency in Reading 89 72
Proficiency in Math 81 64

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.93
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.31
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 319 25.9%
Grade 10 298 24.2%
Grade 11 276 22.4%
Grade 12 338 27.5%
Total 1231 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.9% 85.2% 67.2%
Black 5.1% 4.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.3% 3.1% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.5% 7.3% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.6% 12.2% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.6% 10.7% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 1.5% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,810 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,202.2 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.5% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 22.0% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,607 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 4.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.9% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.7% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.0% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.9% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.4% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.4% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,353 $47,423,167 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,025 $3,934,975 4.6%
Staff $1,081 $4,149,959 4.8%
General Administration $331 $1,270,709 1.5%
School Administration $837 $3,213,243 3.7%
Operation $1,817 $6,975,463 8.1%
Transportation $1,091 $4,188,349 4.9%
Other $619 $2,376,341 2.8%
Total Support $6,802 $26,112,878 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,288 $12,622,632 14.6%
Total Expenditures $22,443 $86,158,677 100.0%
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%