WISSAHICKON SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
521 HOUSTON RD
AMBLER, PA 19002
Visit this school's website
Phone: 215-619-8112
School Information
  • School Rating: 5
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Wissahickon School District
  • Students/Teacher: 12:1
  • Students/Grade: 351.3
  • Number Students: 1405
  • Number Teachers: 120
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 10780
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Dr Lynne Blair
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (3776 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (89 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 18
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "The academics at Wiss are incredible. The scheduling process is a little stressful but once you settle in to all your classes your experience will be great. Depending of the class the workload can be a little hard but teacher are always really understanding and accommodating. There is always tutoring options available and teacher genuinely want to see you succeed in your class. My suggestion is to take a full year study hall. They as a blessing and are useful if you are taking harder classes."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "I love WHS. I have grown so much in my four years here and have made so many friends and connections to teachers. One of my favorite experiences was the Gifted program which helped me explore my capabilities as a student and learn a lot about presentations and projects in which teamwork is required. I had a lot of fun in that class and made great friends and built strong relationships with the teachers."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "there really isn't a lot of parental involvement in our school"
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "The teachers at Wissahickon High School always put in more effort than is required. In my experiences at WHS, the teachers have always been extremely helpful during class and after/before school. They are qualified and have all the necessary knowledge on their subject and have an interest and passion for what they teach. Their grading policies are fair and consistent in each class but not necessarily across the different classes of the same subject."
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "For the most part the teacher at wiss are great. You have some bad ones but for the most part all you teachers want to see you succeed."
    Page 1 of 18
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    Sources: Maponics, LLC and Onboard Informatics ©2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on in making any home-buying decisions. School information does not guarantee enrollment. Contact a local real estate professional or the school district(s) for current information on schools. This information is not intended for use in determining a person's eligibility to attend a school or to use or benefit from other city, town or local services.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Michael Mancini
    CENTURY 21 Ramagli Real Estate
    215.­949.3010
    119 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    Veronica Johnson
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­328.4300
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    Jennifer Mayo
    CENTURY 21 Norris - Valley Forge
    610.­933.8600
    18 Nutt Road
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    Ken Farabee
    CENTURY 21 New Horizons
    215.­343.8100
    20 Easton Road
    Warrington, PA 18976
    Gail Armstrong
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­328.4300
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    Pearl Tomlinson
    CENTURY 21 Executive Group
    610.­494.9520
    2973 Dutton Mill Road
    Aston, PA 19014
    Dat Duong
    CENTURY 21 Target
    215.­218.0939
    612-36 Washington Avenue, Unit 1
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Donna L. Peck
    CENTURY 21 Norris - Valley Forge
    610.­933.8600
    18 Nutt Road
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    Yong Peng
    CENTURY 21 Advantage Gold
    215.­722.7170
    7104 Castor Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19149
    John Ehrhart
    CENTURY 21 Ramagli Real Estate
    215.­949.3010
    119 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    Jerrold Baylor
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    267.­777.2928
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    JinQiu Huang
    CENTURY 21 Target
    215.­218.0939
    612-36 Washington Avenue, Unit 1
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Li Zhao
    CENTURY 21 Target
    215.­218.0939
    612-36 Washington Avenue, Unit 1
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Carol Sedgwick
    CENTURY 21 Ramagli Real Estate
    215.­949.3010
    119 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    Joseph Schoetz
    CENTURY 21 New Horizons
    215.­343.8100
    20 Easton Road
    Warrington, PA 18976
    Jenny Bahtimy
    CENTURY 21 Ramagli Real Estate
    215.­949.3010
    119 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    Ian Henline
    CENTURY 21 Ramagli Real Estate
    215.­949.3010
    119 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    MingChen Pu
    CENTURY 21 Target
    215.­218.0939
    612-36 Washington Avenue, Unit 1
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Shelly Levy
    CENTURY 21 Advantage Gold
    215.­327.8596
    7104 Castor Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19149
    Kimberly Atkins
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­328.4300
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    Yvonne
    CENTURY 21 Target
    215.­218.0939
    612-36 Washington Avenue, Unit 1
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Sam Ahluwalia
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­534.5525
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    Shawn Turner
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­328.4300
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064
    Dennis Conn
    CENTURY 21 Absolute Realty
    610.­328.4300
    512 Baltimore Pike
    Springfield, PA 19064