Olentangy High School

  • Olentangy High School serves 1,720 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Olentangy High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Olentangy High School's student population of 1,720 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olentangy High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olentangy High School is 0.29, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
84%
71%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olentangy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.290.24
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Olentangy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOlentangy Local School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Great academics and athletic programs. Teachers and coaches care about their students. Parents are very involved in the school--everything from academics to helping out at athletic events. Kids and administators/teachers are very welcoming to kids who move into the school from other states/areas. Highly recommend this school.
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5  
Both of my daughters graduated from Olentany HS and both are now in College(doing great). Olentangy has a fantastic academic program that gets students ready for college, as well their athletic programs offer great competion while teaching balance and responsibility.
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