Clearfield Area High School

2831 Washington Ave

Clearfield, PA 16830-0910

Grades: 9-12

782 students

Clearfield Area High School serves 782 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Clearfield Area High School operates within the Clearfield Area School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 782 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 782 students
Clearfield Area High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Clearfield Area High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Clearfield Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 14:1 15:1
Clearfield Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
98%
70%
Clearfield Area High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Clearfield Area High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Clearfield Area High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.04 0.24
Clearfield Area 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.
39%
36%
Clearfield Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
10%
5%
Clearfield Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,519 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,943 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,780 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Clearfield Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,519 1,528
Clearfield Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 84% 88%
Clearfield Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $21 MM
Clearfield Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $20 MM
Clearfield Area   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,943 $12,476
Clearfield Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,780 $11,944
Clearfield Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Curwensville Area Junior Senior High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clearfield Area Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centre Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClearfieldCentre Elementary School
    2075 Highview Rd
    ClearfieldPA 16830
    (814)765-1761
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 136 students                      
  • CurwensvilleCurwensville Area Elementary School
    650 Beech St
    CurwensvillePA 16833
    (814)236-1411
    2.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 490 students                      
  • CurwensvilleCurwensville Area Junior Senior High School
    650 Beech St
    CurwensvillePA 16833
    (814)236-1100
    2.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 582 students                      
  • ClearfieldClearfield Area Middle School
    602 Mill Rd
    ClearfieldPA 16830
    (814)765-5302
    3.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 685 students                      
  • ClearfieldClearfield Elementary School
    700 High Level Rd
    ClearfieldPA 16830
    (814)762-8011
    3.9 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 588 students                      

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