Bucks County Technical High School

Tel: (215)949-1700
  • Bucks County Technical High School serves 1,515 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Bucks County Technical High School operates within the Bucks County Technical High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1515 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,515 students
Bucks County Technical High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Bucks County Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
Bucks County Technical High School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeBucks County Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Bucks County Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Bucks County Technical High School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
8%
10%
Bucks County Technical High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
6%
15%
Bucks County Technical High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
85%
68%
Bucks County Technical High School White Students (2001-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Bucks County Technical High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsBucks County Technical 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.
0.270.51
Bucks County Technical High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
26%
41%
Bucks County Technical 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.
6%
5%
Bucks County Technical High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bucks County Technical High School District's student population of 1,515 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $5,150 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $4,969 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four years.
School District NameBucks County Technical High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed1,5151,497
Bucks County Technical High School District Students Managed (2001-2015)
Graduation Raten/a89%
Bucks County Technical High School District Graduation Rate (2001-2005)
District Total Revenue$8 MM$21 MM
Bucks County Technical High School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$7 MM$20 MM
Bucks County Technical High School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$5,150$12,967
Bucks County Technical High School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2015)
District Spending / Student$4,969$12,300
Bucks County Technical High School District District Spending / Student (2002-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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