Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School

437 Somerset Ave
Rockwood, PA 15557
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School serves 354 students in grades 7-12.
Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School's student population of 354 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School is 0.08, 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
#783 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
2%
15%
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White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.53
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockwood Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School is Somerset Area Junior Senior High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rockwood Area Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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