Harrold Middle School

Harrold Middle School serves 435 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Harrold Middle School operates within the Hempfield Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 435 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 435 students
Harrold Middle School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Harrold Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Harrold Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Harrold Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Harrold Middle School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Harrold Middle School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
3%
16%
Harrold Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
92%
71%
Harrold Middle School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harrold Middle School Sch Ethnicity Harrold Middle 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.
0.15 0.47
Harrold Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
12%
34%
Harrold Middle 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.
3%
6%
Harrold Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,285 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hempfield Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 6,285 1,559
Hempfield Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $21 MM
Hempfield Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,126 $12,476
District Spending / Student $11,855 $11,944
Hempfield 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 Hempfield Area Senior High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jeannette Mckee Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fort Allen Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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