JSHS Building

Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High school continues to be academically rigorous and competitive high school on local, state and national levels.  Both the U.S. News World Report and The Washington Post ranked Wyomissing Area Jr/Sr High School as one of the top 5 best high schools and most challenging high schools respectively in the s tate of Pennsylvania four years the 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 school years.

Wyomissing Area Jr/Sr High School provides a strong curriculum for its 950 students. There are 30 designated honors courses in eight disciplines and 16 Advanced Placement courses.  Nearly fifty (50%) percent of the senior class scored a 3 or higher on an Advance Placement exam and Wyomissing Area Jr/Sr High School had the highest average SAT and ACT scores in the county for the third consecutive year. 

The graduating class of 2014 had a 97% graduation rate and had ninety percent (90%) of our 2014 graduates enrolled in a four year college, two year college or a technical school.  The strong curriculum, excellent teaching and guidance staff, and the educationally oriented community are responsible for the post-secondary success of our graduates, whether at selective colleges or in the workplace.

 

Wyomissing Area Jr/Sr High School is proud of its achievements in athletic and extracurricular arenas. Our sports teams are traditionally some of the best in Berks County and, often, in the state.  Many of our clubs reach the state or national level. Our Model UN, school artists, and the Math Club successfully compete on the state and nation levels. The Wyomissing Area choral and band programs travel to competitions throughout the United States to assure our musical students of the highest level of play.

School Building Info

Wyomissing Area Junior Senior High School
630 Evans Avenue
Wyomissing, PA 19610-6012
Phone: (610) 374-0739
Fax: (610) 374-6012

Principal

Dr. Corey Jones

Assistant Principal/Athletic Director

Mr. Steven Murray

Dean of Students

Mrs. Ginger Johnson

Guidance Counselors

Mrs. Regina Barletta, Mrs. Dana Quinlivan, Mrs. Kim Lally, Mr. David Skovera

School Year

August 25, 2014- June 5, 2014 (subject to change due to emergency school closings)

Enrollment

Grades 7-12: 939

Faculty

77 full-time teachers, 4 part-time teachers;
50 hold advanced degrees;
36 have been at the school for 10+ years

Class Size

Grades 7 - 12: Average 17.4