Trinity Senior High School

Tel: (724)225-5380
Grades: 9-12

1,067 students

Trinity Senior High School serves 1,067 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Trinity Senior High School operates within the Trinity Area School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1067 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,067 students
Trinity Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Trinity Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Trinity Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 15:1 14:1
Trinity Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Trinity Senior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Trinity Senior High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
2%
16%
Trinity Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
96%
71%
Trinity Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Trinity Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Trinity 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.
0.08 0.47
Trinity Senior 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%
Trinity 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.
3%
6%
Trinity Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,313 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Trinity Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,313 1,559
Trinity Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 88%
Trinity Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $21 MM
Trinity Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $20 MM
Trinity Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,046 $12,476
Trinity Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,389 $11,944
Trinity 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 Washington High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Washington Park Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity West Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Washington Washington High School
    201 Allison Ave
    Washington , PA , 15301
    (724)223-5085
    0.7  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Washington Trinity West Elementary School
    1041 Gabby Ave
    Washington , PA , 15301
    (724)222-4730
    0.8  mi  |  358  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Washington Washington Park Elementary School
    801 East Wheeling St
    Washington , PA , 15301
    (724)223-5150
    1.3  mi  |  864  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Washington Washington Park Middle School
    801 East Wheeling St
    Washington , PA , 15301
    (724)223-5060
    1.3  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Washington Trinity Middle School
    50 Scenic Dr
    Washington , PA , 15301
    (724)228-2112
    1.4  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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