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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • 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
1194
Classroom Teachers
94

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 87.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
66%
87%
71%
82%
62%
    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
13
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 9 290 24.3%
Grade 10 317 26.5%
Grade 11 300 25.1%
Grade 12 287 24.0%
Total 1194 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.8% 84.5% 66.6%
Black 5.3% 4.8% 15.5%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.1% 13.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.5% 7.4% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.2% 12.1% 45.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 11.0% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.2% 1.1% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,931 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,206.2 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.1% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.2% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 23.2% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,983 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 4.2% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.8% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.7% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.1% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.3% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.3% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,282 $47,493,000 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $980 $3,791,000 4.5%
Staff $984 $3,805,000 4.5%
General Administration $368 $1,422,000 1.7%
School Administration $916 $3,542,000 4.2%
Operation $1,800 $6,960,000 8.2%
Transportation $1,051 $4,065,000 4.8%
Other $626 $2,421,000 2.9%
Total Support $6,725 $26,006,000 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,831 $10,947,000 13.0%
Total Expenditures $21,838 $84,446,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,346 $16,077,487,000 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $803 $1,381,005,000 4.2%
Staff $512 $881,127,000 2.7%
General Administration $418 $719,532,000 2.2%
School Administration $711 $1,222,378,000 3.7%
Operation $1,450 $2,494,170,000 7.5%
Transportation $686 $1,180,197,000 3.6%
Other $534 $919,352,000 2.8%
Total Support $5,114 $8,797,761,000 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,756 $8,181,559,000 24.7%
Total Expenditures $19,217 $33,056,807,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%