Wilmington Area High School

Grades: 9-12

441 students

Wilmington Area High School serves 441 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Wilmington Area High School operates within the Wilmington Area School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 441 students
Wilmington Area High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wilmington Area High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wilmington Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 13:1 15:1
Wilmington Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Wilmington Area High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Wilmington Area High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
3%
16%
Wilmington Area High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
95%
70%
Wilmington Area High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Wilmington 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.
0.10 0.24
Wilmington 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.
16%
36%
Wilmington 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.
7%
5%
Wilmington Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,353 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,680 is less than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,534 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Wilmington Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,353 1,528
Wilmington Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 88% 88%
Wilmington Area   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
Wilmington Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Wilmington Area   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,680 $12,476
Wilmington Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,534 $11,944
Wilmington 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 Neshannock Junior Senior High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilmington Area Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Wilmington Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New WilmingtonWilmington Area Middle School
    400 Wood St
    New WilmingtonPA 16142
    (724)656-8866
    0.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 412 students                      
  • New WilmingtonNew Wilmington Elementary School
    450 Wood St
    New WilmingtonPA 16142
    (724)656-8866
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 352 students                      
  • New CastleNeshannock Junior Senior High School
    3834 Mitchell Rd
    New CastlePA 16105
    (724)658-5513
    4.1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 587 students                      
  • New CastleNeshannock Memorial Elementary School
    3832 Mitchell Rd
    New CastlePA 16105
    (724)652-8709
    4.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 679 students                      
  • PulaskiPulaski Elementary School
    320 Shenango St
    PulaskiPA 16143
    (724)656-8866
    5.1 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 94 students                      

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