Blue Mountain High School

1076 West Market St

Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972-9801

Grades: 9-12

913 students

Blue Mountain High School serves 913 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Blue Mountain High School operates within the Blue Mountain School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 913 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 913 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
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 0.10 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 15:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
3%
9%
White
95%
70%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
17%
36%
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.
4%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,809 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,482 is less than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,167 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Blue Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,809 1,528
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
District Total Revenue $35 MM $21 MM
District Spending $34 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,482 $12,476
District Spending / Student $11,167 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Schuylkill Haven Senior High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blue Mountain Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blue Mountain El East School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OrwigsburgBlue Mountain El East School
    675 Red Dale Rd
    OrwigsburgPA 17961
    (570)366-1065
    2.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 686 students                      
  • OrwigsburgBlue Mountain Middle School
    685 Red Dale Rd
    OrwigsburgPA 17961
    (570)366-0546
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 668 students                      
  • Schuylkill HavenSchuylkill Haven El Center
    701 East Main St
    Schuylkill HavenPA 17972
    (570)385-6731
    2.4 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 450 students                      
  • Schuylkill HavenSchuylkill Haven Senior High School
    501 East Main St
    Schuylkill HavenPA 17972
    (570)385-6717
    2.5 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 513 students                      
  • Schuylkill HavenSchuylkill Haven Middle School
    120 Haven St
    Schuylkill HavenPA 17972
    (570)385-6708
    2.6 mi | Gr. 5-7 | 304 students                      

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