Altoona Area School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Altoona Area School District serving 7,782 students in Altoona, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Altoona Area School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Altoona Altoona Area High School
    1415 6th Ave
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)940-6986

    Grades: 7-12 | 1778 students
  • Altoona Altoona Area Junior High School
    1400 7th Ave
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)381-7512

    Grades: 7-9 | 1781 students
  • Altoona Baker Elementary School
    108 W Ward Ave
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)946-8388

    Grades: K-6 | 357 students
  • Altoona Irving Elementary School Magnet School
    110 Cherry Ave
    Altoona, PA 16601
    (814)946-8392

    Grades: K-6 | 363 students
  • Altoona Juniata Elementary School
    418 N 8th Ave Juniata
    Altoona, PA 16601
    (814)946-8394

    Grades: K-6 | 608 students
  • Altoona Juniata Gap Elementary School
    3365 Juniata Gap Road
    Altoona, PA 16601
    (814)946-8401

    Grades: K-6 | 639 students
  • Altoona Kimmel Alternative School
    900 S Jaggard Street
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)946-8246

    Grades: 7-12 | 32 students
  • Altoona Logan Elementary School
    301 Sycamore Street Greenwood
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)946-8370

    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
  • Altoona Mowrie A Ebner Elementary School
    308 Hillside Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16601
    (814)946-8400

    Grades: K-6 | 582 students
  • Altoona Penn-lincoln Elementary School
    411 12th St
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)946-8396

    Grades: K-6 | 474 students
  • Altoona Pleasant Valley Elementary School
    310 Cayuga Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16602
    (814)946-8397

    Grades: K-6 | 588 students

Overview

School District NameAltoona Area School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students7,782 students
# of Teachers506 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students3,972 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students3,810 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.20
# of American Indian Students9 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students46 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students128 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students654 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students6,945 students
% White Students
89%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:580
# of Students in 1st Grade:632
# of Students in 2nd Grade:614
# of Students in 3rd Grade:580
# of Students in 4th Grade:596
# of Students in 5th Grade:581
# of Students in 6th Grade:608
# of Students in 7th Grade:637
# of Students in 8th Grade:589
# of Students in 9th Grade:569
# of Students in 10th Grade:694
# of Students in 11th Grade:571
# of Students in 12th Grade:531
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Altoona Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Altoona Area School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Altoona Area School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Altoona Area School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,013 in this school district is less than the state average of $18,601. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,237 is less than the state average of $18,411. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$94 MM$19 MM
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Spending$88 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Altoona Area School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,013$18,601
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Altoona Area School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,237$18,411
This chart display average spending per public school student in Altoona Area School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Altoona Area School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.20, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Penn-lincoln Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.