Girard High School

  • Girard High School serves 568 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Girard High School operates within the Girard School District.
  • Girard School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 568 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 568 students
Girard High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Girard High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Girard High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Girard High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Girard High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Girard High School Asian Students (1995-1998)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Girard High School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
2%
15%
Girard High School Black Students (1993-2015)
White
95%
68%
Girard High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Girard High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Girard High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Girard High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.25
Girard High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
41%
Girard High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Girard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Girard School District's student population of 1,743 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,106 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,237 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Girard School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,743 1,497
Girard School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 90% 89%
Girard School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $21 MM
Girard School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Girard School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,106 $13,911
Girard School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,237 $13,599
Girard School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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