Radnor High School

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Radnor High School
Address
130 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, Pennsylvania
Information
Type Public high school
School district Radnor Township School District
Principal Dan Bechtold
Grades 912
Enrollment ~1200
Color(s) Maroon and White          
Team name Raiders
Website

Radnor High School is a public high school in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. Of all high schools in Pennsylvania, Radnor is ranked 5th by U.S. News & World Report, and 1st by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.[1][2]

Overview[edit]

Radnor High School is the only public high school in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania. It is part of the Radnor Township School District. Located 13 miles west of Philadelphia, Radnor Township lies along the Philadelphia Main Line. Radnor High School offers many AP and honors courses.[3]

Student body[edit]

The high school has about 1,200 students in grades 9 through 12. The student body is mostly white, with a total minority enrollment of 21%.[1] 90% of former Radnor students go on to graduate from four-year colleges and universities.[3]

Extracurricular and athletic activities[edit]

Radnor offers a wide range of extracurricular and athletic activities with teams competing in the Central League. Their many clubs for students include Model UN, Robotics, Hi-Q, and Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA).[4]

National recognition[edit]

U.S. News & World Report ranks Radnor as the 5th best public high school in Pennsylvania, and the PA Department of Education ranks it 1st.[1][2] In 2012, The Daily Beast ranked Radnor as one of the top 500 public high schools in the nation.[5]

Notable alumni[edit]

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Coordinates: 40°02′23″N 75°21′35″W / 40.0398°N 75.3596°W / 40.0398; -75.3596