Butler Area Senior High School

120 Campus Ln,

Butler, PA, 16001-2662

Tel: (724)287-8721
Grades: 11-12

1,230 students

Butler Area Senior High School serves 1,230 students in grades 11-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Butler Area Senior High School operates within the Butler Area School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 11-12
Total Students 1,230 students
Butler Area Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Butler Area Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Butler Area Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Butler Area Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Butler Area Senior High School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Butler Area Senior High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
2%
16%
Butler Area Senior High School Black (1989-2012)
White
94%
71%
Butler Area Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Butler Area Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Butler Area 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.
0.12 0.83
Butler Area 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.
16%
34%
Butler Area 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.
2%
6%
Butler Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Butler Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 7,466 1,588
Butler Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 88%
Butler Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $87 MM n/a
Butler Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $91 MM n/a
Butler Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,188 $0
Butler Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,694 $0
Butler Area   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 Butler County Avts High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Butler Area Ihs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Broad Street School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Butler Butler County Avts High School
    Vocational School
    210 Campus Ln
    Butler , PA , 16001
    (724)282-0735
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Butler Butler Area Ihs
    551 Fairground Hill Rd
    Butler , PA , 16001
    (724)287-8721
    0.4  mi  |  1234  students  |  Gr.  9-10
  • Butler Broad Street School
    200 Broad St
    Butler , PA , 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Butler Northwest School
    124 Staley Ave
    Butler , PA , 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1.1  mi  |  417  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Butler Emily Brittain Elementary School
    318 North Washington St
    Butler , PA , 16001
    (724)287-8721
    1.2  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Butler, 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 0.36, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Butler is Taylor County High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.