Oil City Senior High School

Oil City Senior High School serves 669 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Oil City Senior High School operates within the Oil City Area School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 669 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 669 students
Oil City Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Oil City Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Oil City Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Oil City Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 17:1 15:1
Oil City Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
5%
15%
Oil City Senior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
95%
69%
Oil City Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Oil City Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.24
Oil City Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
41%
38%
Oil City 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%
Oil City Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,122 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,230 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,371 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 69% over four years.
School District Name Oil City Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,122 1,514
Oil City Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 89%
Oil City Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $21 MM
Oil City Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $39 MM $20 MM
Oil City Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,230 $12,967
Oil City Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,371 $12,300
Oil City Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Venango Technology Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oil City Area Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hasson Heights School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oil CityOil City Area Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 659 students8 Lynch Blvd
    Oil CityPA 16301
    (814)676-5702
    05-8659
  • Oil CityVenango Technology Center
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12One Vo Tech Dr
    Oil CityPA 16301
    (814)677-3097
    0.49-12n/a
  • Oil CityHasson Heights School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 458 students833 Grandview Rd
    Oil CityPA 16301
    (814)677-8021
    0.9KG-4458
  • Oil CitySeventh Street School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 2-4 | 162 students102 West 7th St
    Oil CityPA 16301
    (814)677-3029
    1.72-4162
  • Oil CitySmedley Street School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-1 | 100 students310 Smedley St
    Oil CityPA 16301
    (814)676-2294
    2.1KG-1100

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