Berkshire High School

14510 North Cheshire St

Burton, OH 44021-0365

Tel: (440)834-4110
Grades: 7-12

515 students

Berkshire High School serves 515 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Berkshire High School operates within the Berkshire Local School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 515 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 515 students
Berkshire High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Berkshire High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Berkshire High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Berkshire High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
1%
17%
Berkshire High School Black (1988-2013)
White
97%
73%
Berkshire High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups Berkshire High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.06 0.22
Berkshire High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
19%
34%
Berkshire High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Berkshire High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,116 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Berkshire Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 1,116 905
Berkshire Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 93% 87%
Berkshire Local School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $12 MM
District Spending $12 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,644 $10,997
Berkshire Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,256 $10,473
Berkshire Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cardinal High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cardinal Intermediate School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burton Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BurtonBurton Elementary School
    13724 Carlton St
    BurtonOH 44021
    (440)834-4616
    0.5 mi | 459 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • MiddlefieldA J Jordak Elementary School
    16000 East High St
    MiddlefieldOH 44062
    (440)632-0262
    4 mi | 386 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • MiddlefieldCardinal Intermediate School
    16000 East High St 188
    MiddlefieldOH 44062
    (440)632-6376
    4 mi | 164 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • MiddlefieldCardinal High School
    14785 Thompson Ave
    MiddlefieldOH 44062
    (440)632-0264
    4 mi | 406 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MiddlefieldCardinal Middle School
    16175 Almeda Dr
    MiddlefieldOH 44062
    (440)632-0263
    4.1 mi | 268 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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