Spring Grove Area High School

1490 Roth Church Rd

Spring Grove, PA 17362-1199

Tel: (717)225-4731
Grades 9-12
1,098 students
Spring Grove Area High School serves 1,098 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Spring Grove Area High School operates within the Spring Grove Area School District.
Spring Grove Area School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 1098 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,098 students
Spring Grove Area High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Spring Grove Area High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Spring Grove Area High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Spring Grove Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 14:1 15:1
Spring Grove Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Spring Grove Area High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Spring Grove Area High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
4%
15%
Spring Grove Area High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
92%
69%
Spring Grove Area High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Spring Grove Area High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.15 0.24
Spring Grove Area 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.
21%
38%
Spring Grove Area 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.
7%
5%
Spring Grove Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Spring Grove Area School District's student population of 3,798 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,709 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,183 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Spring Grove Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,798 1,514
Spring Grove Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 89%
Spring Grove Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $21 MM
Spring Grove Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $59 MM $20 MM
Spring Grove Area   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,709 $12,967
Spring Grove Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,183 $12,300
Spring Grove Area   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 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 Grades Students
  • Spring GroveSpring Grove Area Intrmd School
    Grades: 5-6 | 639 students
    0 miles
    1480 Roth Church Rd
    Spring GrovePA 17362
    (717)225-4731
    05-6639
  • Spring GroveSpring Grove Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 652 students
    0.1 miles
    1450 Roth's Church Rd
    Spring GrovePA 17362
    (717)225-4731
    0.1KG-4652
  • ThomasvilleParadise Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 374 students
    1.6 miles
    6923 Lincoln Hwy West
    ThomasvillePA 17364
    (717)225-4731
    1.6KG-4374
  • Spring GroveSpring Grove Area Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 602 students
    2.4 miles
    244 Old Hanover Rd
    Spring GrovePA 17362
    (717)225-4731
    2.47-8602
  • YorkNew Salem Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 431 students
    4.9 miles
    3745 Salem Rd
    YorkPA 17408
    (717)225-4731
    4.9KG-4431

School Reviews

5.0  3/9/2007
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
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