Somerset Area High School (Closed 2014)
Somerset Area High School served 775 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
State Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(12-13)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(12-13)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education
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