Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School

Trough Creek St Pk Rd 1 Bx 175

James Creek, PA 16657-9303

Tel: (814)658-3492
Grades 8-12
38 students
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School serves 38 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School operates within the Youth Forestry Camp #3 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 38 students has grown by 40% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 38 students
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Total Teachers (1992-2014)
Students by Grade Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 5:1 15:1
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
42%
15%
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
43%
69%
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2014)
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.
0.63 0.24
Youth Forestry Camp #3 High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
n/a
38%
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%

District Comparison

Youth Forestry Camp #3 School District's student population of 38 students has grown by 40% over five years.
School District Name Youth Forestry Camp #3 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 38 1,514
Youth Forestry Camp #3 School District Students Managed (1993-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 89%
District Total Revenue n/a $21 MM
District Spending n/a $20 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $12,967
District Spending / Student n/a $12,300
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 Tussey Mountain High School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tussey Mountain Junior High School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mapleton-union Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
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