Hanover Area Junior Senior High School

  • Hanover Area Junior Senior High School serves 950 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hanover Area Junior Senior High School's student population of 950 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students950 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hanover Area Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hanover Area Junior Senior High School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2253 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hanover Area 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hanover Area 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.410.27
This chart display the diversity score of Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hanover Area Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanover Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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