North Penn Senior High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Math 3.4 3.4 2.6
Reading 3.3 3.3 2.8

Reading Proficiency Distribution

Reading proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Pennsylvania System of School Assessment test.

Total Students Tested 895
Below Basic 6%
Basic 10%
Proficient 32%
Advanced 53%

Math Proficiency Distribution

Math proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Pennsylvania System of School Assessment test.

Total Students Tested 897
Below Basic 6%
Basic 10%
Proficient 28%
Advanced 56%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 116.8
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 13.2

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 69.9
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 87.1
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -17.2
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 26.3

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 28.4
Exam Used for Index AP®

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 34%
Participant Passing Rate 79%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.6
Exam Pass Rate 83%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 27%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 3.8

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