Truman Senior High School

  • Truman Senior High School serves 1,581 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Truman Senior High School operates within the Bristol Township School District.
  • Bristol Township School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,581 students
Truman Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Truman Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Truman Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Truman Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 13:1 15:1
Truman Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Truman Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
11%
10%
Truman Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
20%
15%
Truman Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
62%
68%
Truman Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Truman Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Truman Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Truman Senior 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.
0.57 0.25
Truman Senior 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.
51%
41%
Truman Senior 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.
7%
5%
Truman Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bristol Township School District's student population of 4,630 students has decreased by 24% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,044 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,732 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Bristol Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,630 1,497
Bristol Township School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 89%
Bristol Township School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $21 MM
Bristol Township School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $129 MM $20 MM
Bristol Township School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $20,044 $13,911
Bristol Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,732 $13,599
Bristol Township 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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