South Fayette Township High School

South Fayette Township High School serves 755 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
South Fayette Township High School operates within the South Fayette Township School District.
South Fayette Township School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 755 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 755 students
South Fayette Township High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Fayette Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
South Fayette Township High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade South Fayette Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 23:1 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
South Fayette Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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
South Fayette Township High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
9%
38%
South Fayette Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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%
South Fayette Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

South Fayette Township School District's student population of 2,793 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,330 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,113 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name South Fayette Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,793 1,514
South Fayette Township   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 96% 89%
South Fayette Township   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $21 MM
South Fayette Township   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
South Fayette Township   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,330 $12,967
South Fayette Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,113 $12,300
South Fayette Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 DonaldSouth Fayette Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 620 students
    0 miles
    3700 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    06-8620
  • Mc Donald South Fayette Township Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 700 students
    0 miles
    3620 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0KG-2700
  • Mc DonaldSouth Fayette Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 703 students
    0.4 miles
    1200 Lt Will Way
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0.43-5703
  • OakdaleMckee Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 465 students
    2.6 miles
    1501 Oakdale Rd
    OakdalePA 15071
    (724)693-8451
    2.6KG-5465
  • BridgevilleChartiers Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1116 students
    3.3 miles
    50 Thoms Run Rd
    BridgevillePA 15017
    (412)429-2273
    3.39-121116

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