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There are 5 public schools managed by Yough School District School District serving 2,193 students in Herminie, PA.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 29%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Yough School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • HerminieH W Good Elementary School
    1464 Herminiewn Rd
    310 students | Gr. KG-5
  • RuffsdaleMendon Elementary School
    164 Route 31
    247 students | Gr. KG-5
  • West NewtonWest Newton Elementary School
    1208 Vine St
    West NewtonPA15089
    228 students | Gr. KG-4
  • RuffsdaleYough Intrmd/ms School
    171 Route 31
    712 students | Gr. 5-8
  • HerminieYough Senior High School
    919 Lowber Rd
    696 students | Gr. 9-12
(Yough ) Stats (PA) State Statistics
# of Students 2,193 students 1,747,799 students students
# of Teachers 166 Teacher(s) 118,816 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1:1
# of Male Students 1,073 students 878,065 students students
% Male Students 48.9% 50.2%%
# of Female Students 1,120 students 869,734 students students
% Female Students 51.1% 49.8%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 2 students 2,775 students students
% American Indian Students
0.1% 0.2%%
# of Asian Students 1 students 57,150 students students
% Asian Students
n/a 3.3%%
# of Hispanic Students 7 students 150,013 students students
% Hispanic Students
0.3% 8.6%%
# of Black Students 13 students 264,943 students students
% Black Students
0.6% 15.2%%
# of White Students 2,141 students 1,238,677 students students
% White Students
98% 71%%
# of Other Students 29 students 34,241 students students
% of Other Students
1% 2%%
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: n/a 8,739 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 146 students 128,263 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 148 students 129,243 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 157 students 130,376 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 158 students 129,793 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 173 students 128,968 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 157 students 132,203 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 187 students 134,276 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 183 students 135,326 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 188 students 134,254 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 161 students 142,350 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 197 students 141,856 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 186 students 135,598 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 152 students 134,638 students students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a 1,916 students students
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Did You Know?
Yough School District School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.13, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.21. The most diverse school in the district is West Newton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or in the USA.