Hempfield Area Senior High School

  • Hempfield Area Senior High School serves 1,889 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Hempfield Area Senior High School operates within the Hempfield Area School District.
  • Hempfield Area School District's 91% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1889 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,889 students
Hempfield Area Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hempfield Area Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Hempfield Area Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hempfield Area Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 16:1 15:1
Hempfield Area Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Hempfield Area Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Hempfield Area Senior High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
2%
15%
Hempfield Area Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
96%
68%
Hempfield Area Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hempfield Area Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Hempfield Area Senior 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.
0.08 0.25
Hempfield Area 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.
13%
41%
Hempfield Area Senior 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.
2%
5%
Hempfield Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hempfield Area School District's student population of 5,852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,369 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,974 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Hempfield Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,852 1,497
Hempfield Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 91% 89%
Hempfield Area School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $21 MM
Hempfield Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $20 MM
Hempfield Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,369 $13,911
Hempfield Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,974 $13,599
Hempfield Area 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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