Oil City Senior High School

  • Oil City Senior High School serves 631 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Oil City Senior High School operates within the Oil City Area School District.
  • Oil City Area School District's 89% graduation rate is equal to the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students631 students
Oil City Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Oil City Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Oil City Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeOil City Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Oil City Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Oil City Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Oil City Senior High School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
3%
15%
Oil City Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
95%
68%
Oil City Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOil City Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.100.51
Oil City 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.
40%
41%
Oil City Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Oil City Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oil City Area School District's student population of 2,037 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,876 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,219 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District NameOil City Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,0371,497
Oil City Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate89%89%
Oil City Area School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$21 MM
Oil City Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$20 MM
Oil City Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,876$12,967
Oil City Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$18,219$12,300
Oil City Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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