Tyrone Area High School

  • Tyrone Area High School serves 542 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Tyrone Area High School operates within the Tyrone Area School District.
  • Tyrone Area School District's 85% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 542 students
Tyrone Area High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tyrone Area High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Tyrone Area High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tyrone Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 15:1 15:1
Tyrone Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Tyrone Area High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Tyrone Area High School Black Students (1997-2012)
Black
n/a
15%
Tyrone Area High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
98%
68%
Tyrone Area High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tyrone Area High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Tyrone Area High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.04 0.25
Tyrone Area 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.
n/a n/a
Tyrone Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Tyrone Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Tyrone Area School District's student population of 1,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,645 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,377 is less than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tyrone Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,921 1,497
Tyrone Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 85% 89%
Tyrone Area School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $20 MM
Tyrone Area School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Tyrone Area School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,645 $13,538
Tyrone Area School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,377 $13,526
Tyrone Area School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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