South Fayette Township High School

South Fayette Township High School serves 727 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
South Fayette Township High School operates within the South Fayette Township School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 727 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 727 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less 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 15:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Black
4%
16%
White
89%
70%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.21 0.24
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.
8%
36%
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.
1%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,269 students has grown by 53% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,841 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,118 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four years.
School District Name South Fayette Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 3,269 1,528
Graduation Rate 94% 88%
District Total Revenue $32 MM $21 MM
District Spending $28 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,841 $12,476
District Spending / Student $12,118 $11,944
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 Chartiers Valley High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Fayette Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Fayette Township Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mc Donald South Fayette Township Elementary School
    3620 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 1164 students                      
  • Mc DonaldSouth Fayette Middle School
    3700 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 804 students                      
  • OakdaleMckee Elementary School
    1501 Oakdale Rd
    OakdalePA 15071
    (724)693-8451
    2.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 484 students                      
  • BridgevilleChartiers Valley High School
    50 Thoms Run Rd
    BridgevillePA 15017
    (412)429-2273
    3.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1120 students                      
  • BridgevilleChartiers Valley Middle School
    50 Thoms Run Rd
    BridgevillePA 15017
    (412)429-2223
    3.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 774 students                      

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