Greater Johnstown Senior High School

  • Greater Johnstown Senior High School serves 771 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Greater Johnstown Senior High School operates within the Greater Johnstown School District.
  • Greater Johnstown School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 771 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 771 students
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Greater Johnstown Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Greater Johnstown Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more 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 13:1 15:1
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
31%
15%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
68%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.53 0.25
Greater Johnstown Senior 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.
n/a n/a
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Greater Johnstown Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Greater Johnstown School District's student population of 2,925 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,999 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,144 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Greater Johnstown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,925 1,497
Greater Johnstown School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 87% 89%
Greater Johnstown School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $20 MM
Greater Johnstown School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $50 MM $20 MM
Greater Johnstown School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,999 $13,538
Greater Johnstown School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,144 $13,526
Greater Johnstown School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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