Middletown Area High School

1155 North Union St

Middletown, PA 17057-3037

Grades: 9-12

686 students

Middletown Area High School serves 686 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Middletown Area High School operates within the Middletown Area School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 686 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 686 students
Middletown Area High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Middletown Area High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Middletown Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Middletown Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Middletown Area High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
10%
9%
Middletown Area High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
8%
16%
Middletown Area High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
74%
70%
Middletown Area High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Middletown Area High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Middletown Area High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.44 0.24
Middletown Area High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
28%
36%
Middletown Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
6%
5%
Middletown Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,707 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,386 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,168 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Middletown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,707 1,528
Middletown Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 76% 88%
Middletown Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $21 MM
Middletown Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
Middletown Area   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,386 $12,476
Middletown Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,168 $11,944
Middletown Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lower Dauphin High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middletown Area Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert Reid Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MiddletownRobert Reid Elementary School
    201 Oberlin Rd
    MiddletownPA 17057
    (717)948-3360
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 451 students                      
  • MiddletownMiddletown Area Middle School
    215 Oberlin Rd
    MiddletownPA 17057
    (717)930-0739
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 528 students                      
  • MiddletownFink Elementary School
    150 North Race St
    MiddletownPA 17057
    (717)948-3370
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 213 students                      
  • MiddletownKunkel Elementary School
    2401 Fulling Mill Rd
    MiddletownPA 17057
    (717)939-6862
    2.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 433 students                      
  • MiddletownLondonderry Elementary School
    260 Schoolhouse Rd
    MiddletownPA 17057
    (717)944-9462
    3.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 341 students                      

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