Carlynton Junior Senior High School

  • Carlynton Junior Senior High School serves 629 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Carlynton Junior Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Carlynton Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Carlynton Junior Senior High School's student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carlynton Junior Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carlynton Junior Senior High School is 0.34, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
80%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carlynton Junior Senior High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pennsylvania by year.PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.340.26
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarlynton School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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