Hickory High School

Hickory High School serves 676 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Hickory High School operates within the Hermitage School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 676 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 676 students
Hickory High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Hickory High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hickory High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 14:1 14:1
Hickory High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hickory High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Hickory High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
9%
16%
Hickory High School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
71%
Hickory High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hickory High School Sch Ethnicity Hickory 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.
0.22 0.83
Hickory 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.
19%
34%
Hickory 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%
Hickory High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,086 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Hermitage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,086 1,682
Hermitage   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 88%
Hermitage   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $21 MM
Hermitage   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
Hermitage   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,968 $12,476
Hermitage   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,727 $11,944
Hermitage   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 Hermitage Middle School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hermitage Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hermitage Middle School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hermitage Hermitage Middle School
    640 North Hermitage Rd
    Hermitage , PA , 16148
    (724)981-8750
    0  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  8
  • Hermitage Delahunty Middle School
    419 North Hermitage Rd
    Hermitage , PA , 16148
    (724)981-8750
    0.1  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Hermitage Karen A. Ionta Elementary School
    375 North Hermitage Rd
    Hermitage , PA , 16148
    (724)981-8750
    0.1  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Hermitage Artman Elementary School
    343 North Hermitage Rd
    Hermitage , PA , 16148
    (724)981-8750
    0.1  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Sharpsville Sharpsville Area Middle School
    303 Blue Devil Way
    Sharpsville , PA , 16150
    (724)962-7863
    1.7  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Mercer County, 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 0.10, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.83. The most diverse school district in Mercer County is Alexis C U School District 400 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.