Wissahickon High School is an empowering academic community where all students are challenged to grow, learn, prosper, and realize their full personal, social, and intellectual potential, and to develop the life skills necessary to become respectful, responsible, and productive citizens of the global community.
In 2016, WHS was named a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education and is recognized for being an exemplary, high performing school that prepares all students for college and career. WHS was also ranked 15th Best High School in Pennsylvania (2015 U.S. News and World Report) and received the highest School Performance Profile (SPP) score in the state of Pennsylvania at 101.8. Approximately 96% of WHS graduates continue a program of higher education. The school serves approximately 1,350 students in grades 9 to 12.
Kathy Weltman, Nurse
School Theme: "Pay it Forward"
School Mascot: Trojans
School Colors: Blue and Gold