Parkland High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,834
College Readiness Index
20.1
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,155 Students
  • 175 Teachers

Parkland High School
2700 NORTH CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA 18104

Phone: (610) 351-5600

District: Parkland School District

Overview

Parkland High School is ranked 55th within Pennsylvania. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Parkland High School is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 18 percent. Parkland High School is the only high school in the Parkland School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1834
State Rank
#55

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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 3,155
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 18%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 13%
Full-Time Teachers 175

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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 84%
Proficient in Math 79%
College Readiness Index 20.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

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 3,155
Proficient in Reading (district average) 84%
Proficient in Math (district average) 79%
College Readiness (district average) 20.1

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