Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School

201 East Germantown Pk, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 | (610) 825-1500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,579
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 201 E Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
  • Principal or Admin: Heather Nuneviller
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Colonial School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $15,283
  • Graduation Rate: 100.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.7
  • Enrolled Students: 4,671

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,579
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 108.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 795 (50.3%)
  • Females: 740 (46.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 58 (3.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 198 (12.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 256 (16.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.06%
Black1449.1%
Asian654.1%
Hispanic271.7%
White1,29882.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade38224.2%
10th Grade40725.8%
11th Grade40325.5%
12th Grade38724.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
16.2%
District:
14.9%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.3%
District:
96.1%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.4%
District:
0.3%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
89.9%
District:
89.9%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
89.4%
District:
89.4%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 17, 2009
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  • i am happy with my childrens' learning experience

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
English Average Score: 23.3
Math Average Score: 23.3
Science Average Score: 24.1
Reading Average Score: 22.6
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Warning
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 525.6
Math Average Score: 549.5
Writing Average Score: 521.7

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.1%74.5%59.6%
200976.3%75.1%55.6%
200875.4%75.6%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201081.5%81.5%67.2%
200979.2%77.9%65.2%
200873.8%73.9%64.7%
 
Science Test
201056.7%56.3%39.8%
200960.1%58.8%39.7%
200847.4%47.4%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201084.4%84.3%80.7%
2009---
200885.2%85.2%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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