Manheim Township High School

Manheim Township High School serves 1,848 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Manheim Township High School operates within the Manheim Township School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1848 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,848 students
Manheim Township High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Manheim Township High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Manheim Township High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 16:1 14:1
Manheim Township High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
3%
Manheim Township High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
10%
8%
Manheim Township High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
16%
Manheim Township High School Black (1988-2012)
White
75%
71%
Manheim Township High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Manheim Township High School Sch Ethnicity Manheim Township 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.
0.42 0.83
Manheim Township 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.
16%
34%
Manheim Township 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.
4%
6%
Manheim Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,898 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Manheim Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,898 1,682
Manheim Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 88%
Manheim Township   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $21 MM
District Spending $76 MM $20 MM
Manheim Township   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,289 $12,476
Manheim Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,260 $11,944
Manheim Township   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 Buehrle Alternative Ed School (3.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manheim Township Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Neff School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lancaster Manheim Township Middle School
    School Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)560-3111
    0  mi  |  959  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lancaster Neff 6 Middle School
    School Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)519-1502
    0  mi  |  508  students  |  Gr.  6
  • Lancaster Neff School
    21 Valley Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17606
    (717)569-8502
    0  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lancaster Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Nitrauer School
    811 Ashbourne Ave
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)569-4239
    1.5  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  -5
  • Lancaster Bucher School
    450 Candlewyck Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)569-4291
    1.8  mi  |  384  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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