Butler Area Senior High School

  • Butler Area Senior High School serves 1,112 students in grades 11-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Butler Area Senior High School operates within the Butler Area School District.
  • Butler Area School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1112 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students1,112 students
Butler Area Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Butler Area Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
Butler Area Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeButler Area Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Butler Area Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Butler Area Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2011)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Butler Area Senior High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
4%
15%
Butler Area Senior High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
94%
68%
Butler Area Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Butler Area Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsButler Area Senior 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.
0.120.51
Butler Area Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
23%
41%
Butler Area Senior 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.
1%
5%
Butler Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Butler Area School District's student population of 7,104 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,964 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,807 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameButler Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed7,1041,497
Butler Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate91%89%
Butler Area School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$89 MM$21 MM
Butler Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$88 MM$20 MM
Butler Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,964$12,967
Butler Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,807$12,300
Butler Area 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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