Rochester High School

  • Rochester High School serves 210 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Rochester High School operates within the Rochester Area School District.
  • Rochester Area School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 210 students has declined by 47% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 210 students
Rochester High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rochester High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Rochester High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Rochester High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Rochester High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Rochester High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Rochester High School Black Students (1991-2008)
Black
18%
15%
Rochester High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
80%
68%
Rochester High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rochester High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Rochester High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rochester High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.25
Rochester High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
41%
Rochester High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Rochester High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rochester Area School District's student population of 734 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,532 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,096 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Rochester Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 734 1,497
Rochester Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 89%
Rochester Area School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $21 MM
Rochester Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Rochester Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,532 $13,911
Rochester Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,096 $13,599
Rochester Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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