South Fayette Township High School

  • South Fayette Township High School serves 763 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • South Fayette Township High School operates within the South Fayette Township School District.
  • South Fayette Township School District's 96% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 763 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students763 students
South Fayette Township High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Fayette Township High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
South Fayette Township High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Fayette Township High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
South Fayette Township High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
7%
4%
South Fayette Township High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
1%
10%
South Fayette Township High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
4%
15%
South Fayette Township High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
68%
South Fayette Township High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
South Fayette Township High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Fayette Township High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.240.51
South Fayette Township 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.
6%
41%
South Fayette Township High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
1%
5%
South Fayette Township High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Fayette Township School District's student population of 2,861 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,694 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 26% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,627 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District NameSouth Fayette Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed2,8611,497
South Fayette Township School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate96%89%
South Fayette Township School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$32 MM$21 MM
South Fayette Township School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$29 MM$20 MM
South Fayette Township School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,694$12,967
South Fayette Township School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,627$12,300
South Fayette Township School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Mc DonaldSouth Fayette Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
    0 miles
    3700 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    06-8659
  • Mc Donald South Fayette Township Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 694 students
    0 miles
    3620 Old Oakdale Rd
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0KG-2694
  • Mc DonaldSouth Fayette Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 745 students
    0.4 miles
    1200 Lt Will Way
    Mc DonaldPA 15057
    (412)221-4542
    0.43-5745
  • OakdaleMckee Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 466 students
    2.6 miles
    1501 Oakdale Rd
    OakdalePA 15071
    (724)693-8451
    2.6KG-5466
  • BridgevilleChartiers Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1086 students
    3.3 miles
    50 Thoms Run Rd
    BridgevillePA 15017
    (412)429-2273
    3.39-121086

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