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About This School

Pocono Mountain West Junior High School is a public middle school. The principal of Pocono Mountain West Junior High School is Dr Eric Vogt. 1,049 children attend Pocono Mountain West Junior High School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 49% of the 1,049 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Pocono Mountain West Junior High School is 11:1. Triumphant & Excellence Academy #2 (Tea Institute) is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Latin
    • Russian
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Badminton
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Gymnastics
    • Lacrosse
    • P.E. classes
    • Rock climbing
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Water polo
    • Wrestling
    • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 39% 53%
Black, non-Hispanic 32% 24%
Hispanic 26% 20%
Asian 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 46%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (8 months ago)

    This school is HORRIBLE! BULLIES BULLIES EVERYWHERE.... even the principal he told my son that he has to face his BULLY instead of helping him.... Well now we home school him! I wouldn't send my dog to this school never mind a child!!!

  • (4 years ago)

    I went to this school for 8th and 9th grade. The kids are welcoming to new students and the teachers are freaking amazing! I enjoyed all of my teachers I had throughout both years. The classes are fun as well as challenging. I had an amazing two years at this school )

  • (5 years ago)

    This school is alright. But there is way to much drama here. All the kids think there better then everyone else when there not. If everyone stopped with the drama the time everyone else spends in school would be better. The teachers are nice but some are very judgmental towards certain students. But otherwise I think this school has a very good curriculum and staff.

  • (6 years ago)

    this school provides great education and has an excellent handle on discipline

  • (7 years ago)

    What a great school this is. I would recommend this school to anyone. It is safe clean and has a good quality of students. Teachers are wonderful!

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