Truman Senior High School

Tel: (215)547-3000
Grades: 9-12

1,576 students

Truman Senior High School serves 1,576 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Truman Senior High School operates within the Bristol Township School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 133 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,576 students
Truman Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 133 teachers
Truman Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Truman Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Truman Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Truman Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Truman Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
18%
16%
Truman Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
71%
Truman Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Truman Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Truman Senior 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.
0.57 0.23
Truman Senior 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.
42%
34%
Truman Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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%
Truman Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Bristol Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,487 1,682
Bristol Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 88%
Bristol Township   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $21 MM
Bristol Township   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $111 MM $20 MM
Bristol Township   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,764 $12,476
Bristol Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,480 $11,944
Bristol Township   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bucks County Technical High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Armstrong Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barton Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LevittownBarton Elementary School
    5 Blue Lake Rd
    LevittownPA 19057
    (215)945-4177
    0.2 mi | 498 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LevittownEmerson Elementary School
    6501 Mill Creek Rd
    LevittownPA 19057
    (215)945-0222
    0.6 mi | 380 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LevittownMiller Elementary School
    10 Cobalt Ridge Dr South
    LevittownPA 19057
    (215)809-6360
    0.7 mi | 399 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LevittownLincoln Elementary School
    10 Plumtree Place
    LevittownPA 19056
    (215)945-7487
    1.1 mi | 340 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LevittownEveritt Elementary School
    Forsythia Dr South
    LevittownPA 19056
    (215)809-6320
    1.5 mi | 408 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Levittown, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.37, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Levittown is Lincoln Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.