Pocono Mountain West High School



Pocono Mountain West High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pocono Mountain West High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 420
10 415
11 440
12 456

Pocono Mountain West High School is a public high school of the Pocono Mountain School District located in Pocono Summit, PA. It has 1,731 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pocono Mountain West High School is the 56th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 2,446th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,731
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 136.45

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Pocono Mountain West High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 895
(52%)
2,376
(52%)
 Female 836
(48%)
2,234
(48%)

Pocono Mountain West High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 605
(35%)
1,280
(28%)
 White 600
(35%)
2,092
(45%)
 Hispanic 471
(27%)
1,095
(24%)
 Asian 43
(2%)
112
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
10
(0%)

Pocono Mountain West High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,073
(62%)
2,405
(52%)
 Not Eligible 529
(31%)
1,885
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 129
(7%)
320
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pocono Mountain West High School is ranked 23rd out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pocono Mountain West High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.4%) is higher than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Pocono Mountain West High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2246
2006 1673
2007 1636
2008 1585
2009 1509
2010 1558
2011 1499
2012 1915
2013 1915
2014 1821
2015 1731

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.3
2007 13.7
2008 13.2
2009 13.2
2010 13.7
2011 14.2
2012 14.1
2013 13.9
2014 13.3
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42965271593945
2006 0.46443514644351
2007 0.42542787286064
2008 0.51230283911672
2009 0.54340622929092
2010 0.44993581514763
2011 0.59439626417612
2012 0.6177545691906
2013 0.64647519582245
2014 0.68094453596925
2015 0.69439630271519

Compare Pocono Mountain West High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 69.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Pocono Mountain West High School
Pocono Summit, PA
Public 09 - 12 1,731 12.7:1  
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