Cambria Heights Senior High School

  • Cambria Heights Senior High School serves 472 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Cambria Heights Senior High School's student population of 472 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cambria Heights Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cambria Heights Senior High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#129 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cambria Heights Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
100%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cambria Heights Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.53
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cambria Heights Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCambria Heights SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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