Valley Forge High School

  • Valley Forge High School serves 1,593 students in grades 8-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Valley Forge High School operates within the Parma City School District.
  • Parma City School District's 83% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1593 students has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,593 students
Valley Forge High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Valley Forge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Valley Forge High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Valley Forge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
Valley Forge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
2%
Valley Forge High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
5%
Valley Forge High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
7%
16%
Valley Forge High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
81%
72%
Valley Forge High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Valley Forge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
5%
Valley Forge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Valley Forge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OH 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.
0.34 0.23
Valley Forge 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.
39%
40%
Valley Forge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Valley Forge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Parma City School District's student population of 11,024 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,433 is higher than the state average of $12,824. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,898 is higher than the state average of $11,656. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Parma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
2
Number of Students Managed 11,024 909
Parma City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 89%
Parma City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2010)
District Total Revenue $161 MM $12 MM
Parma City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $155 MM $11 MM
Parma City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,433 $12,824
Parma City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,898 $11,656
Parma City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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