Hughesville Junior Senior High School

  • Hughesville Junior Senior High School serves 725 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Hughesville Junior Senior High School's student population of 725 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students725 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hughesville Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hughesville Junior Senior High School is 0.04, which is less 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#1246 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
98%
66%
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Diversity Score0.040.27
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hughesville Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Lycoming SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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