Strong Vincent High School

1330 West 8th St

Erie, PA 16502-1017

Tel: (814)874-6500
Grades: 9-12

812 students

Strong Vincent High School serves 812 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Strong Vincent High School operates within the Erie City School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 812 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 812 students
Strong Vincent High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Strong Vincent High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Strong Vincent High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 16:1 14:1
Strong Vincent High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Strong Vincent High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Strong Vincent High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
41%
16%
Strong Vincent High School Black (1988-2012)
White
42%
71%
Strong Vincent High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Strong Vincent High School Sch Ethnicity Strong Vincent 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.
0.65 0.23
Strong Vincent 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.
51%
34%
Strong Vincent 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.
n/a
6%
Strong Vincent High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Erie City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 12,324 1,682
Erie City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 88%
Erie City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $165 MM $21 MM
Erie City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $168 MM $20 MM
Erie City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,282 $12,476
Erie City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,559 $11,944
Erie City   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 Perseus House Cs Of Excellence (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harding Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ErieHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Harding Elementary School
    820 Lincoln Ave
    EriePA 16505
    (814)874-6550
    0.5 mi | 633 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ErieEmerson-gridley Elementary School
    816 Park Ave North
    EriePA 16502
    (814)874-6450
    0.7 mi | 485 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ErieIrving Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2310 Plum St
    EriePA 16502
    (814)874-6770
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | 533 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ErieErie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    2501 Plum St
    EriePA 16502
    (814)520-6468
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 144 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • ErieRoosevelt Middle School
    3325 Cherry St
    EriePA 16508
    (814)874-6800
    1.3 mi | 294 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Erie, 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 0.26, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Erie is Perseus House Cs Of Excellence. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.