Selinsgrove Area High School

500 North Broad St
Selinsgrove, PA 17870
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Selinsgrove Area High School serves 805 students in grades 9-12.
Selinsgrove Area High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 67% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Selinsgrove Area High School's student population of 805 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Selinsgrove Area 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 Selinsgrove Area High School is 0.15, 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
#816 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.53
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSelinsgrove Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Selinsgrove Area High School is Shikellamy High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Selinsgrove Area Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Selinsgrove Area Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Selinsgrove Selinsgrove Area Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 544 students
    0.1 miles
    600 Broad St
    Selinsgrove, PA 17870
    (570) 372-2285
    0.1 K-2 544
  • Selinsgrove Selinsgrove Area Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 670 students
    0.5 miles
    401 North 18th St
    Selinsgrove, PA 17870
    (570) 372-2250
    0.5 6-8 670
  • Selinsgrove Selinsgrove Intrmd School Math: 57% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 564 students
    0.6 miles
    301 North 18th St
    Selinsgrove, PA 17870
    (570) 372-2270
    0.6 3-5 564
  • Sunbury Shikellamy High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 761 students
    5.3 miles
    600 Walnut Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570) 286-3713
    5.3 9-12 761
  • Sunbury Grace S Beck School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 328 students
    5.6 miles
    600 Arch St
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570) 286-3725
    5.6 K-5 328

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