Greater Johnstown Senior High School

Greater Johnstown Senior High School serves 813 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Greater Johnstown Senior High School operates within the Greater Johnstown School District.
Greater Johnstown School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 813 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 813 students
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Greater Johnstown Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Greater Johnstown Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 12:1 15:1
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
30%
15%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
62%
69%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.53 0.24
Greater Johnstown 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.
72%
38%
Greater Johnstown 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.
5%
5%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Greater Johnstown School District's student population of 3,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,425 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,980 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Greater Johnstown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,103 1,488
Greater Johnstown   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 89%
Greater Johnstown   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $21 MM
Greater Johnstown   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $41 MM $20 MM
Greater Johnstown   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $14,425 $12,967
Greater Johnstown   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,980 $12,300
Greater Johnstown   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 Ferndale Area Junior Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westmont Hilltop Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Side Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JohnstownEast Side Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 759 students
    0.5 miles
    220 Messenger St
    JohnstownPA 15902
    (814)533-5551
    0.5PK-5759
  • JohnstownFerndale Area Junior Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 337 students
    1.1 miles
    600 Harlan Ave
    JohnstownPA 15905
    (814)288-5757
    1.17-12337
  • JohnstownFerndale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 407 students
    1.5 miles
    100 Dartmouth Ave
    JohnstownPA 15905
    (814)535-6724
    1.5PK-6407
  • JohnstownWestmont Hilltop Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 573 students
    1.7 miles
    675 Goucher St
    JohnstownPA 15905
    (814)255-8707
    1.7KG-4573
  • JohnstownWestmont Hilltop Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 476 students
    1.8 miles
    827 Diamond Blvd
    JohnstownPA 15905
    (814)255-8704
    1.85-8476

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