Muhlenberg High School in Muhlenberg Township, PA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    10-12
  • Students
    899
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    147 3.4
  • Ranking

Muhlenberg High School is a public coed school in Muhlenberg Township, Pennsylvania. It has 899 students in grades 10-12. According to state standards, 70% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 147 reviews written and they have been mixed.

400 Sharp Ave
Laureldale, PA 19605
(610) 921-8078

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 147 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Health & Safety: I feel safe but no armed police or security in fact no security at all
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: Variety of extracurriculars but not enough that suits many kids hobbies and likes
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Parents are some what involved on any activity and makes sure students give it all in the classroom
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: It's not bad but not the greatest
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: The extracurricular activities at school are plenty. There is chess club, German club, book club. There is also chorus, stage crew. There is after school programs for academic help and the ability to go to teachers for help with school work that you msy not understand or falling behind in.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 C.E. Cole Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.00 Muhlenberg Elementary Center Public, Coed
3.00 Muhlenberg Middle School Public, Coed
KidsPeace - Berks Campus Private, Special Education, Coed
Holy Guardian Angels Regional School Private, Religious, Coed
1.66 13th & Union Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Riverside Elementary School Public, Coed
1.00 12th & Marion Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Northeast Middle School Public, Coed
Chor Day Academy Private, Alternative, Coed
St. Margaret School Private, Religious, Coed
1.66 Northwest Middle School Public, Coed
1.66 Glenside Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Reading Senior High School Public, Coed
1.33 13th & Green Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 10th & Green Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Northwest Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Schuylkill Valley High School Public, Coed
0.66 I-Lead Charter School Public, Charter, Coed
3.66 Schuylkill Valley Middle School Public, Coed
1.66 Citadel Intermediate High School Public, Coed
1.66 Lauer's Park Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 10th & Penn Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Schuylkill Valley Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Andrew Maier Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Southern Middle School Public, Coed
1.33 Amanda E. Stout Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Tyson-Schoener Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 West Reading Elementary Center Public, Coed
1.66 16th & Haak Elementary School Public, Coed
1.33 Southwest Middle School Public, Coed
Fairview Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Sacred Heart School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Antietam Middle/High School Public, Coed
2.66 Mt. Penn Primary Center Public, Coed
3.00 Mt. Penn Elementary Center Public, Coed
St. Catharine of Siena School Private, Religious, Coed
Winston Hall Private, Montessori, Coed
1.66 Millmont Elementary School Public, Coed
Opportunities School Private, Special Education, Coed
4.00 Spring Ridge Elementary School Public, Coed
4.33 Wyomissing Hills Elementary Center Public, Coed
Reading Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy Private, Religious, Coed
4.33 Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School Public, Coed
3.33 Exeter Township Senior High School Public, Coed
3.66 Exeter Township Junior High School Public, Coed
2.66 Governor Mifflin Senior High School Public, Coed
3.00 Brecknock Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Mifflin Park Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Governor Mifflin Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.33 Reiffton School Public, Coed
3.33 Governor Mifflin Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Cumru Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Wilson High School Public, Coed
3.66 Jacksonwald Elementary School Public, Coed
St. Ignatius Loyola Regional School Private, Religious, Coed
4.00 Whitfield Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Willow Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
Willow Creek Mennonite School Private, Religious, Coed
Fleetwood Christian Day School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 The King's Academy Private, Religious, Coed
White Oak Ridge School Private, Religious, Coed
3.66 Owatin Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Perry Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Fleetwood Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Wilson Southern Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Cornwall Terrace Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Oley Valley Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Fleetwood Senior High School Public, Coed
3.66 Lorane Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Oley Valley Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Richmond Elementary School Public, Coed
4.00 Green Valley Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Oley Valley Senior High School Public, Coed
4.00 Wilson West Middle School Public, Coed
4.00 Shiloh Hills Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Berks Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Berks County Montessori Country Day School Private, Montessori, Coed
Oak Haven School Private, Religious, Coed
3.33 Conrad Weiser East Elementary School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 Schuylkill Valley High School 4 mi. 616
3.00 Antietam Middle/High School 4 mi. 464
4.33 Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School 5 mi. 950
2.66 Governor Mifflin Senior High School 6 mi. 1,257
2.33 Fleetwood Senior High School 7 mi. 856

Around Muhlenberg High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Muhlenberg High School United States Pennsylvania Antietam Middle/High School Fleetwood Senior High School Governor Mifflin Senior High School Schuylkill Valley High School Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School
White 60.0% 51.0% 71.2% 67.0% 86.0% 78.0% 88.0% 73.0%
Hispanic 29.0% 25.0% 9.2% 21.0% 6.0% 13.0% 6.0% 16.0%
African American 6.0% 15.0% 13.3% 7.0% 4.0% 6.0% 3.0% 5.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 3.5% 0% 2.0% 1.0% 0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 2.7% 2.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 10 33.9%
Grade 11 32.1%
Grade 12 33.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 60% Yes
  • 28% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 44% Push yourself and you'll stand above the rest
  • 21% Teachers that help after school
  • 15% Education
  • 12% The school spirit
  • 9% You can be yourself

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 62% Academic Drive from students is low
  • 19% Curriculum is not very challenging
  • 19% Also it is considered a no bully zone, false.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 22 responses

  • 41% Some teachers help us reach our goal
  • 27% The teachers help us to reach our goal
  • 23% It has a tight community feel and very accepting.
  • 9% The food is great

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 73% Typical high school
  • 18% Open-minded
  • 9% Judgemental

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 40% Be open to be social
  • 27% You have to make it special and push yourself
  • 20% Keep your priorities straight and stay focused
  • 7% Keep your guard up
  • 7% Stay focused

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 5% I love everything about this school.
  • 82% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.