Wilson High School

  • Wilson High School serves 1,928 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Wilson High School operates within the Wilson School District.
  • Wilson School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1928 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 111 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,928 students
Wilson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wilson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers111 teachers
Wilson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWilson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Wilson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
4%
Wilson High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
14%
10%
Wilson High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
10%
15%
Wilson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
72%
68%
Wilson High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Wilson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2012)
All Ethnic GroupsWilson 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.
0.450.51
Wilson High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
20%
41%
Wilson 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.
4%
5%
Wilson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wilson School District's student population of 5,970 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,054 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,788 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameWilson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed5,9701,497
Wilson School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate94%89%
Wilson School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$21 MM
Wilson School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$105 MM$20 MM
Wilson School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,054$12,967
Wilson School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,788$12,300
Wilson 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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