2014 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 1,662 Students
- 111 Teachers
Altoona Area High School
1415 6TH AVE
ALTOONA, PA 16602
Phone: (814) 940-6986
District: Altoona Area School District
At Altoona Area High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Altoona Area High School is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Altoona Area High School is the only high school in the Altoona Area School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||7%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||51%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||74%|
|Proficient in Math||68%|
|College Readiness Index||12.9|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||07 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||74%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||68%|
|College Readiness (district average)||12.9|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.