Garnet Valley High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,320
College Readiness Index
27.3
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,503 Students
  • 111 Teachers

Garnet Valley High School
552 SMITHBRIDGE RD
GLEN MILLS, PA 19342

Phone: (610) 579-7745

District: Garnet Valley School District

Overview

Garnet Valley High School is ranked 42nd within Pennsylvania. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Garnet Valley High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Garnet Valley High School is the only high school in the Garnet Valley School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1320
State Rank
#42

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,503
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 7%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 91%
Proficient in Math 83%
College Readiness Index 27.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,503
Proficient in Reading (district average) 91%
Proficient in Math (district average) 83%
College Readiness (district average) 27.3

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