West Allegheny Senior High School

205 W Allegheny Rd
Imperial, PA 15126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
West Allegheny Senior High School serves 1,037 students in grades 9-12.
West Allegheny Senior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Allegheny Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

West Allegheny Senior High School's student population of 1,037 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,037 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

West Allegheny Senior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of West Allegheny Senior High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#338 out of 2820 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.53
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Graduation Rate
93%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Allegheny School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Allegheny Senior High School is Parkway West Ctc (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Allegheny Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Imperial West Allegheny Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 783 students
    0.0 miles
    207 W Allegheny Rd
    Imperial, PA 15126
    (724) 695-8979
    0 6-8 783
  • Oakdale Donaldson Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
    1.8 miles
    600 Donaldson Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (724) 213-1010
    1.8 K-5 524
  • Imperial Wilson Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 575 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Bruno Lane
    Imperial, PA 15126
    (724) 695-3300
    1.8 K-5 575
  • Oakdale Mckee Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 429 students
    3.0 miles
    1501 Oakdale Rd
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (724) 693-8451
    3 K-5 429
  • Oakdale Parkway West Ctc Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    3.0 miles
    7101 Steubenville Pike
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (412) 923-1772
    3 9-12 n/a

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