Butler Area Senior High School

Butler Area Senior High School serves 1,165 students in grades 11 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Butler Area Senior High School operates within the Butler Area School District.
Butler Area School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1165 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 11-12
Total Students 1,165 students
Butler Area Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Butler Area Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Butler Area Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Butler Area Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Butler Area Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Butler Area Senior High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Butler Area Senior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
96%
69%
Butler Area Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.08 0.24
Butler Area Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
38%
Butler Area Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Butler Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Butler Area School District's student population of 7,251 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,317 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,168 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Butler Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 7,251 1,514
Butler Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 89%
Butler Area   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $89 MM $21 MM
Butler Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $88 MM $20 MM
Butler Area   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,317 $12,967
Butler Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,168 $12,300
Butler Area   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Butler County Avts High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Butler Area Ihs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butler Area Ihs (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ButlerButler County Avts High SchoolVocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.2 miles
    210 Campus Ln
    ButlerPA 16001
    (724)282-0735
    0.29-12n/a
  • ButlerButler Area Ihs
    Grades: 9-10 | 1196 students
    0.4 miles
    551 Fairground Hill Rd
    ButlerPA 16001
    (724)287-8721
    0.49-101196
  • ButlerBroad Street School
    Grades: KG-6 | 249 students
    1 miles
    200 Broad St
    ButlerPA 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1KG-6249
  • ButlerNorthwest School
    Grades: KG-6 | 397 students
    1.1 miles
    124 Staley Ave
    ButlerPA 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1.1KG-6397
  • ButlerEmily Brittain Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 398 students
    1.2 miles
    338 North Washington St
    ButlerPA 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1.2KG-6398

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