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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Avella Area SD School District serving 554 students in Avella, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Avella Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Avella Avella Area Junior Senior High School
    1000 Avella Rd
    Avella, PA 15312
    (724)356-2216

    Grades: 7-12 | 261 students
  • Avella Avella El Center
    1000 Avella Rd
    Avella, PA 15312
    (724)356-2294

    Grades: K-6 | 293 students

Overview

School District NameAvella Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students554 students
# of Teachers48 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students279 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students275 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.04
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students1 students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students3 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students545 students
% White Students
98%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students5 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:41
# of Students in 1st Grade:51
# of Students in 2nd Grade:35
# of Students in 3rd Grade:39
# of Students in 4th Grade:37
# of Students in 5th Grade:50
# of Students in 6th Grade:40
# of Students in 7th Grade:48
# of Students in 8th Grade:49
# of Students in 9th Grade:36
# of Students in 10th Grade:49
# of Students in 11th Grade:40
# of Students in 12th Grade:39
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Avella Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avella Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,114 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,014 is higher than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$10 MM$19 MM
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Spending$9 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Avella Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,114$13,057
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Spending / Student$16,014$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Avella Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Avella Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.04, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Avella Area Junior Senior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.