Ford City Junior Senior High School (Closed 2018)

  • Ford City Junior Senior High School served 689 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 39% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students689 students
This chart display total students of Ford City Junior Senior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ford City Junior Senior High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ford City Junior Senior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ford City Junior Senior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
98%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ford City Junior Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.53
This chart display the diversity score of Ford City Junior Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Ford City Junior Senior High School and public school graduation rate of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ford City Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArmstrong School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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