Jeannette Senior High School

Jeannette Senior High School serves 358 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Jeannette Senior High School operates within the Jeannette City School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 358 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 358 students
Jeannette Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Jeannette Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Jeannette Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 14:1 14:1
Jeannette Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Jeannette Senior High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
12%
16%
Jeannette Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
77%
71%
Jeannette Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jeannette Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Jeannette 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.
0.38 0.47
Jeannette 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.
44%
34%
Jeannette 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.
12%
6%
Jeannette Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,172 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Jeannette City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,172 1,559
Jeannette City   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 88%
Jeannette City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $21 MM
Jeannette City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $20 MM
Jeannette City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,781 $12,476
Jeannette City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,322 $11,944
Jeannette 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 Hempfield Area Senior High School (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jeannette Mckee Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jeannette Mckee Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jeannette Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Jeannette Mckee Middle School
    1000 Lowry Ave
    Jeannette , PA , 15644
    (724)527-1591
    0.6  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jeannette Jeannette Mckee Elementary School
    1000 Lowry Ave
    Jeannette , PA , 15644
    (724)523-6522
    0.6  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greensburg Hempfield Area Senior High School
    4345 Route 136
    Greensburg , PA , 15601
    (724)834-9000
    2.4  mi  |  1939  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greensburg Harrold Middle School
    1368 Middletown Rd
    Greensburg , PA , 15601
    (724)850-2301
    2.5  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greensburg Fort Allen Elementary School
    560 Baltzer Meyer Pk
    Greensburg , PA , 15601
    (724)850-2501
    2.8  mi  |  548  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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