Northern Tier Career Center

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students (06-07)312 students
This chart display total students of Northern Tier Career Center by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Northern Tier Career Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northern Tier Career Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northern Tier Career Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio (06-07)26:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northern Tier Career Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
100%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northern Tier Career Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
n/a
15%
White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.000.53
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthern Tier Career Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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