Laurel Junior Senior High School

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  • Laurel Junior Senior High School serves 550 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Laurel Junior Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Laurel Junior Senior High School's student population of 550 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laurel Junior Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Junior Senior High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#942 out of 2814 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
98%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laurel Junior Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.52
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaurel School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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