Danville Area Senior High School

733 Ironmen Lane
Danville, PA 17821
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Danville Area Senior High School serves 667 students in grades 9-12.
Danville Area Senior High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Danville Area Senior High School's student population of 667 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students667 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Danville Area Senior High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Danville Area Senior High School is 0.22, 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 Testing Rank
#27 out of 2820 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.53
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Danville Area Senior High School is Danville Center Adolescent Female (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Danville Primary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Danville Danville Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 553 students
    0.5 miles
    931 Ironmen Lane
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570) 271-3268
    0.5 K-2 553
  • Sunbury Oaklyn School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 380 students
    0.5 miles
    115 Oak Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570) 286-3731
    0.5 K-5 380
  • Danville Danville Center Adolescent Female Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 29 students
    0.6 miles
    13 Kirkbride Drive
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570) 271-4751
    0.6 7-12 29
  • Danville North Central Secure Trmnt Unt Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 40 students
    0.7 miles
    210 Clinic Rd
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570) 271-4710
    0.7 7-12 40
  • Danville Danville Area Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 567 students
    3.1 miles
    Northumberland Road
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570) 271-3268
    3.1 6-8 567

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