Coatesville Area Senior High School

  • Coatesville Area Senior High School serves 903 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Coatesville Area 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Coatesville Area Senior High School's student population of 903 students has declined by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 52% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students903 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Coatesville Area Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Coatesville Area Senior High School is 0.62, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank#1930 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
11%
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Black
30%
15%
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White
52%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.53
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Graduation Rate
85%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoatesville Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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