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Penn Wood High School - Cypress St. Campus

Public | 9-10 | 840 students

 
 

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Posted July 7, 2012

As a student, I've seen the best and worst of the school. I have seen students act out, but that happens in every school. For the most part students are very well behaved and work hard. The teachers care a lot about the students. They will talk to any student in need and will graciously help them. They are prepared to assist anyone and everyone. The books and teaching methods are newer and up to date with today's world. Students are taught well by very intelligent and intellectual teachers who are very interactive with the students. In fact, the students who are in extra-curricular activities excel in bringing the school various honors. Not only are we renown for our incredible athletics department, but our debate and mock trial teams have also earned much recognition. So all in all, the school may seem terrible but that is from an outside view. From someone who actually participated in extra-curricular activities and has needed the help and advice from the teachers, I can say you can't judge the school by its appearance. Its a very good school and it's worth going to for a very good education.
—Submitted by a student


Posted May 31, 2011

This school is not worth all the school taxes that I pay in this district. I just don't understand how students can receive honors when they don't have books, don't study and never has any reports, compositions or other school projects to complete. I can't even rate the school. Their just wasting the taxpayers money.


Posted December 30, 2010

Horrible school!! The students are bad, uncivil, and the books aren't updated. All the children talk about is, so called clothing brands and other stupid things. Like rappers. Seriously, who cares about that? The students are bad, I would know. I go there.
—Submitted by a student


Posted May 14, 2010

This school is horrible and should be permanently closed immediately. No books are supplied to the students. The teachers along with the office never return calls. This school far from average and even farther from good.
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 95% 15%
White 3% 71%
Asian 1% 3%
Hispanic 1% 8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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600 Cypress St
Yeadon, PA 19050
Phone: (610) 626-3223

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