D S Keith Junior High School (Closed 2009)

  • D S Keith Junior High School served 873 students in grades 7-9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students873 students
This chart display total students of D S Keith Junior High School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of D S Keith Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of D S Keith Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
5%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
95%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in D S Keith Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.10n/a
This chart display the diversity score of D S Keith Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in D S Keith Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAltoona Area SD School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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