Blue Mountain High School

  • Blue Mountain High School serves 795 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 Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Blue Mountain High School operates within the Blue Mountain School District.
  • Blue Mountain School District's 89% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 795 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students795 students
Blue Mountain High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Blue Mountain High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Blue Mountain High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBlue Mountain High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Blue Mountain High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Blue Mountain High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Blue Mountain High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
15%
Blue Mountain High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
95%
68%
Blue Mountain High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Blue Mountain High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBlue Mountain High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.100.51
Blue Mountain High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
17%
41%
Blue Mountain High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Blue Mountain High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Blue Mountain School District's student population of 2,646 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,770 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,843 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameBlue Mountain School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,6461,497
Blue Mountain School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate89%89%
Blue Mountain School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$21 MM
Blue Mountain School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$20 MM
Blue Mountain School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,770$12,967
Blue Mountain School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,843$12,300
Blue Mountain School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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