Seven WHS students were named 2018 National Merit Scholar finalists and 17 were Commended Scholars
Wissahickon High School is recognized for its rigorous course offerings which include 23 Advanced Placement (AP) classes and 67 Honors classes
In 2019, WHS earned a Promising Practices award from Character.org's Schools of Character program - a national organization. Character.org is a national character education organization that recognizes initiatives in schools across the country that demonstrate great character teaching and activities.
For 12 consecutive years, the WMS MathCounts Club has been awarded Gold Level Club Status by the National Math Club - one of only 13 teams in PA to achieve this honor. Wissahickon Middle School takes pride in its award-winning MathCounts Club Program and Team which engages dozens of 6th, 7th and 8th graders in non-traditional problem solving every year. Since the club’s inception, members of the MathCounts Competition Team - a separate entity from the club - have competed at the regional, state and national level.
Wissahickon Middle School is recognized as a Microsoft Associate Showcase School for its excellence in transforming its learning environment to deliver more personalized education to students using mobile and cloud technology to better prepare students for success in the workplace. WMS joins an exclusive community of over 400 premier schools from around the world.