Liberty High School

1 Leopard Way,

Youngstown, OH, 44505-1385

Tel: (330)759-2301
Grades: 9-12

452 students

Liberty High School serves 452 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Liberty High School operates within the Liberty Local School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 452 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 452 students
Liberty High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Liberty High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Liberty High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more 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 15:1 18:1
Liberty High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Liberty High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Liberty High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
33%
17%
Liberty High School Black (1988-2012)
White
58%
73%
Liberty High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Liberty High School Sch Ethnicity Liberty 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.
0.55 0.43
Liberty 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.
49%
37%
Liberty 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.
8%
6%
Liberty High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,333 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Liberty Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,333 979
Liberty Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 87%
Liberty Local School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $12 MM
Liberty Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $11 MM
Liberty Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,544 $10,997
Liberty Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,007 $10,473
Liberty Local 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 Girard Senior High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is William S Guy Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is E J Blott Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Youngstown E J Blott Elementary School
    4115 Shady Rd
    Youngstown , OH , 44505
    (330)759-1053
    0.1  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Youngstown William S Guy Middle School
    4115 Shady Rd
    Youngstown , OH , 44505
    (330)759-1733
    0.1  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Girard Girard Intermediate Middle School
    700 East Prospect St
    Girard , OH , 44420
    (330)545-5219
    1.6  mi  |  417  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Girard Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Prospect Elementary School
    700 East Prospect St
    Girard , OH , 44420
    (330)545-3854
    1.6  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Girard Girard Junior High School
    1244 Shannon Rd
    Girard , OH , 44420
    (330)545-5431
    2.1  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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