Oil City Senior High School

  • Oil City Senior High School serves 629 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (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 4% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Oil City Senior High School's student population of 629 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oil City Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oil City Senior High School is 0.08, 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#240 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oil City Senior High School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oil City Senior High School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oil City Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.080.27
This chart display the diversity score of Oil City Senior High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oil City Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOil City Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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