Wilmington Area High School

  • Wilmington Area High School serves 410 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Wilmington Area High School operates within the Wilmington Area School District.
  • Wilmington Area School District's 86% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 410 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students410 students
Wilmington Area High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wilmington Area High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Wilmington Area High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWilmington Area High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Wilmington Area High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Wilmington Area High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Wilmington Area High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
15%
Wilmington Area High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
95%
68%
Wilmington Area High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWilmington Area High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.100.51
Wilmington 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.
16%
41%
Wilmington Area High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
2%
5%
Wilmington Area High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wilmington Area School District's student population of 1,190 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,646 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,863 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameWilmington Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed1,1901,497
Wilmington Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate86%89%
Wilmington Area School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$18 MM$21 MM
Wilmington Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$17 MM$20 MM
Wilmington Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,646$12,967
Wilmington Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,863$12,300
Wilmington Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    4.1 miles
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  • New CastleNeshannock Memorial Elementary School
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    PulaskiPA 16143
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