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School leader:  Dr. D. Brandon Cooley
100 Green Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050

(610) 284-8080
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"Our school is best known for track Olympic gold medal winners."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish
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21 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a student · February 03, 2013
As a student, I am hurt by the insults here to our teachers. I've been a student in the district since first grade, and I've consistently had very talented and dedicated teachers. Even the students agree that the problems PW has don't stem from... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 07, 2012
All my children attend the William Penn District. I pay mad taxes and for a system that isn't uplifting my children. My children attended private school and got a really good education. I can't afford to send my kids to a private school but the... more

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Submitted by a community member · May 04, 2012
Penn Wood isn't the best school but it's certainly not the worst. There are many programs for students to take advantage of. The issue is that there is limited funding for resources ( parents must get involved write your state representative for... more

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Submitted by a student · September 24, 2010
People underestimate the quality of this school... the students are willing to learn and the teachers are more than willing to teach. We have a reputation as a "bad" school... but as a student here, it's not bad at all. We have our struggles... more

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Other organizations/activities not mentioned above include: National Art Honor Society Chapter; Dual Enrollment Program with local colleges; Students recognized monthly by the local Rotary Club; Students developed anti-bullying mobile app

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Penn Wood High School
100 Green Ave, Lansdowne, PA  19050
Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 21 reviews. (610) 284-8080
Last modified Penn Wood High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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