West Chester East 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
450 Ellis Ln
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone
(484) 266-3800
District
WEST CHESTER AREA SD
County
CHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1234
Classroom Teachers
84

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)

West Chester East 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
15
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 9 304 24.6%
Grade 10 306 24.8%
Grade 11 331 26.8%
Grade 12 293 23.7%
Total 1234 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.1% 77.6% 66.6%
Black 5.4% 4.5% 15.5%
Hispanic 9.4% 9.0% 13.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.9% 8.8% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 11.2% 45.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 10.2% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 1.0% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 111,588 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,509.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 42,222 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.6% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 60.8% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.6% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.9% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.2% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.9% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.5% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,314 $122,958,000 51.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $928 $11,061,000 4.7%
Staff $565 $6,738,000 2.8%
General Administration $233 $2,780,000 1.2%
School Administration $724 $8,628,000 3.6%
Operation $1,348 $16,071,000 6.8%
Transportation $574 $6,839,000 2.9%
Other $474 $5,650,000 2.4%
Total Support $4,845 $57,767,000 24.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,719 $56,265,000 23.7%
Total Expenditures $19,878 $236,990,000 100.0%
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%