Philipsburg-osceola Area High School

502 Philips St
Philipsburg, PA 16866
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Philipsburg-osceola Area High School serves 536 students in grades 9-12.
Philipsburg-osceola Area High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Philipsburg-osceola Area High School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Philipsburg-osceola Area High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Philipsburg-osceola Area High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1557 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
97%
66%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.53
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhilipsburg-Osceola Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Philipsburg-osceola Area High School is West Branch Area Junior Senior High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Philipsburg-osceola Area Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Philipsburg Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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