Valley Forge High School

9999 Independence Blvd,

Parma Heights, OH, 44130-4644

Tel: (440)885-2330
Grades: 9-12

1,498 students

Valley Forge High School serves 1,498 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Valley Forge High School operates within the Parma City School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,498 students
Valley Forge High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Valley Forge High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Valley Forge High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Valley Forge High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Valley Forge High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Valley Forge High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
17%
Valley Forge High School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
73%
Valley Forge High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Valley Forge High School Sch Ethnicity Valley Forge High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.43
Valley Forge High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
34%
37%
Valley Forge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
10%
6%
Valley Forge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,076 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Parma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 12,076 979
Parma City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 87%
Parma City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $149 MM $12 MM
Parma City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $153 MM $11 MM
Parma City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,684 $10,997
Parma City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,991 $10,473
Parma City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Constellation Schools: Parma Community (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Constellation Schools: Parma Community (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Valley Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Parma Pleasant Valley Elementary School
    9906 West Pleasant Valley Rd
    Parma , OH , 44130
    (440)885-2379
    0.6  mi  |  574  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Parma Heights Parma Park Elementary School
    6800 Commonwealth Blvd
    Parma Heights , OH , 44130
    (440)885-2390
    1  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Parma Constellation Schools: Parma Community
    Charter School
    7667 Day Dr Fl 1st
    Parma , OH , 44129
    (440)888-5490
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  980  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Parma Heights Pearl Road Elementary School
    6125 Pearl Rd
    Parma Heights , OH , 44130
    (440)885-2342
    1.5  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Parma Greenbriar Middle School
    11810 Huffman Rd
    Parma , OH , 44130
    (440)885-2370
    1.7  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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