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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Karns City Area SD School District serving 1,459 students in Chicora, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Karns City Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Chicora Chicora Elementary School
    205 Kittanning Street
    Chicora, PA 16025
    (724)445-3680

    Grades: K-6 | 479 students
  • Karns City Karns City High School
    1446 Kittanning Pike
    Karns City, PA 16041
    (724)756-2030

    Grades: 7-12 | 720 students
  • Cowansville Sugarcreek Elementary School
    1290 State Route 268
    Cowansville, PA 16218
    (724)545-2409

    Grades: K-6 | 260 students

Overview

School District NameKarns City Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,459 students
# of Teachers101 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students696 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students763 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.03
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students6 students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students7 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students1,437 students
% White Students
98%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:96
# of Students in 1st Grade:100
# of Students in 2nd Grade:97
# of Students in 3rd Grade:117
# of Students in 4th Grade:108
# of Students in 5th Grade:124
# of Students in 6th Grade:97
# of Students in 7th Grade:131
# of Students in 8th Grade:95
# of Students in 9th Grade:103
# of Students in 10th Grade:126
# of Students in 11th Grade:137
# of Students in 12th Grade:128
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Karns City Area SD 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Karns City Area SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Karns City 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 Rate≥95%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,907 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 $12,192 is less 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$22 MM$19 MM
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Spending$19 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Karns City 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$13,907$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Karns City Area SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,192$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Karns City 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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Did You Know?
Karns City Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.03, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Sugarcreek Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.