Middletown Area High School

1155 North Union St

Middletown, PA 17057-3037

Tel: (717)948-3333
Grades: 9-12

682 students

Middletown Area High School serves 682 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
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 682 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 682 students
Middletown Area High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Middletown Area High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Middletown Area High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Middletown Area High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Middletown Area High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
8%
8%
Middletown Area High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
16%
Middletown Area High School Black (1988-2012)
White
73%
71%
Middletown Area High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Middletown Area High School Sch Ethnicity Middletown Area 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.
0.45 0.23
Middletown Area 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%
Middletown Area 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.
6%
6%
Middletown Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,693 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Middletown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,693 1,682
Middletown Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 88%
Middletown Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $21 MM
Middletown Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $20 MM
Middletown Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,386 $12,476
Middletown Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,168 $11,944
Middletown 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 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 Students Grades
  • Middletown Robert Reid Elementary School
    201 Oberlin Rd
    Middletown , PA 17057
    (717)948-3360
    0.1  mi  |  441  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Middletown Middletown Area Middle School
    215 Oberlin Rd
    Middletown , PA 17057
    (717)930-0739
    0.1  mi  |  552  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Middletown Fink Elementary School
    150 North Race St
    Middletown , PA 17057
    (717)948-3370
    1.1  mi  |  211  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Middletown Kunkel Elementary School
    2401 Fulling Mill Rd
    Middletown , PA 17057
    (717)939-6862
    2.4  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Middletown Londonderry Elementary School
    260 Schoolhouse Rd
    Middletown , PA 17057
    (717)944-9462
    3.3  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Dauphin 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 0.00, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Dauphin County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.