Strong Vincent High School

Strong Vincent High School serves 676 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Strong Vincent High School operates within the Erie City School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 676 students has declined by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 676 students
Strong Vincent High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Strong Vincent High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Strong Vincent High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Strong Vincent High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more 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
Strong Vincent High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Strong Vincent High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
10%
9%
Strong Vincent High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
41%
15%
Strong Vincent High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
40%
69%
Strong Vincent High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Strong Vincent High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Strong Vincent 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.
0.66 0.24
Strong Vincent High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
99%
38%
Strong Vincent 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.
n/a
5%
Strong Vincent High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,740 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,864 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,041 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Erie City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 11,740 1,514
Erie City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 89%
Erie City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $172 MM $21 MM
Erie City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $174 MM $20 MM
Erie City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,864 $12,967
Erie City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,041 $12,300
Erie City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Perseus House Cs Of Excellence (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harding School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Erie Harding School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 616 students820 Lincoln Ave
    EriePA 16505
    (814)874-6550
    0.5KG-8616
  • ErieEmerson-gridley Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 596 students816 Park Ave North
    EriePA 16502
    (814)874-6450
    0.7KG-6596
  • ErieErie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 305 students2501 Plum St
    EriePA 16502
    (814)520-6468
    1.3KG-8305
  • ErieRoosevelt Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 624 students3325 Cherry St
    EriePA 16508
    (814)874-6800
    1.36-8624
  • EriePerry Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 507 students955 West 29th St
    EriePA 16508
    (814)874-6485
    1.5KG-5507

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