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Norristown Area 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
1900 Eagle Dr
Norristown, PA 19403
Phone
(610) 630-5090
District
NORRISTOWN AREA SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2004
Classroom Teachers
118

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

3

(10 is best)

Better than 28.5% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Norristown Area High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
57%
66%
64%
70%
49%
62%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 625 31.2%
Grade 10 542 27.0%
Grade 11 447 22.3%
Grade 12 390 19.5%
Total 2004 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.4% 14.5% 66.0%
Black 33.9% 35.1% 15.6%
Hispanic 48.0% 49.0% 13.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.4% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.0% 92.1% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 72.0% 92.1% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 64,043 12,964,056
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,036.7 289
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.8% 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.1% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 18.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 26,477 5,091,424
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 91.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.1% 32.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.0% 13.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.8% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.4% 13.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.3% 16.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 9.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,895 $81,614,445 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,013 $7,588,383 4.5%
Staff $210 $1,573,110 0.9%
General Administration $510 $3,820,410 2.3%
School Administration $893 $6,689,463 4.0%
Operation $1,333 $9,985,503 6.0%
Transportation $1,127 $8,442,357 5.1%
Other $396 $2,966,436 1.8%
Total Support $5,483 $41,073,153 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,899 $44,189,409 26.5%
Total Expenditures $22,277 $166,877,007 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,717 $16,461,975,392 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,466,830,267 4.3%
Staff $546 $925,011,977 2.7%
General Administration $419 $710,226,672 2.1%
School Administration $763 $1,292,333,985 3.8%
Operation $1,535 $2,601,211,226 7.6%
Transportation $714 $1,210,107,580 3.5%
Other $560 $949,241,331 2.8%
Total Support $5,404 $9,154,928,886 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,198 $8,806,215,159 25.6%
Total Expenditures $20,320 $34,423,045,702 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%