West Perry High School

2608 Shermans Valley Rd, Elliottsburg, PA 17024 | (717) 789-3931
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 886
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2608 Shermans Valley Road, Elliottsburg, PA 17024
  • Principal or Admin: Christopher Rahn
School District Details
  • West Perry School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,739
  • Graduation Rate: 81.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.3
  • Enrolled Students: 2,670

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 886
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 451 (50.9%)
  • Females: 435 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 85 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 147 (16.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 232 (26.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Perry High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Perry High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade22425.3%
10th Grade23126.1%
11th Grade21724.5%
12th Grade21424.2%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
Dropout Rate
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for West Perry High School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 23, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • West Perry is a very active school in that there are many clubs and after school activities to join. Like most high schools there is always the constant problem of drug use during school hours. Not only that but there is much drama between students and much gossip which can and sometimes does lead to bulling. Even with all that our school has had many compliments on our politeness. Many of the subs. have said that when they come to our school we them with as much respect as a high schooler can. The foreign exchange students love the fact that we try our best to help them adapt and try to help them understand things better by either speaking their language or using crude sign language. Many of the schools event are planned by students themselves such as pep rallies, all dances, food drives, charity drives, festivals, some football games, yearbook and more. Even with all the poor funding our school still manages to keep up to date material and keeps all departments open for student use.

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