Spring Grove Area Senior High School

1490 Roth Church Rd,

Spring Grove, PA, 17362-1199

Tel: (717)225-4731
Grades: 9-12

1,117 students

Spring Grove Area Senior High School serves 1,117 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Spring Grove Area Senior High School operates within the Spring Grove Area School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1117 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,117 students
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spring Grove Area Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
3%
16%
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Black (1991-2012)
White
91%
71%
Spring Grove Area Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Spring Grove Area Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Spring Grove Area 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.
0.17 0.47
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
Spring Grove Area 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%
Spring Grove Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,877 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Spring Grove Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,877 1,559
Graduation Rate 83% 88%
Spring Grove Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $21 MM
District Spending $53 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,214 $12,476
District Spending / Student $13,937 $11,944
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 Dover Area High School (6.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spring Grove Area Intrmd School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Grove Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Spring Grove Spring Grove Area Intrmd School
    1480 Roth Church Rd
    Spring Grove , PA , 17362
    (717)225-4731
    0  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Spring Grove Spring Grove Elementary School
    1450 Roth's Church Rd
    Spring Grove , PA , 17362
    (717)225-4731
    0.1  mi  |  668  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Thomasville Paradise Elementary School
    6923 Lincoln Hwy West
    Thomasville , PA , 17364
    (717)225-4731
    1.6  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Spring Grove Spring Grove Area Middle School
    244 Old Hanover Rd
    Spring Grove , PA , 17362
    (717)225-4731
    2.4  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • York New Salem Elementary School
    3745 Salem Rd
    York , PA , 17408
    (717)225-4731
    4.9  mi  |  438  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 09, 2007 - i miss this school its an amazing and promising. the teachers are wonderful and honest. you get help when you need it. and there is always a counselor or a friend who can help. when you first go you will have to adjust but you'll do fine.-BNC - Posted by Student/Alumni

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