Tussey Mountain Junior High School (Closed 2018)

199 Front St
Saxton, PA 16678
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tussey Mountain Junior High School served 125 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students125 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tussey Mountain Junior High School
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30-34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
50-54%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
99%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tussey Mountain Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.020.53
This chart display the diversity score of Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tussey Mountain Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTussey Mountain School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tussey Mountain Junior High School is Tussey Mountain High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Tussey Mountain Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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