215 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp serves 369 students in grades 9-12.
Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp's student population of 369 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
369 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harrisburg High School - Scitech Cmp is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#457 out of 2797 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
13%
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Black
65%
15%
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White
4%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 369 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in PA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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