Connellsville Area Senior High School

  • Connellsville Area Senior High School serves 1,251 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Connellsville Area Senior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Connellsville Area Senior High School's student population of 1,251 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Connellsville Area Senior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Connellsville Area Senior High School is 0.10, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#228 out of 2814 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
95%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.53
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Graduation Rate
80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConnellsville Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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