Ambridge Area High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
11.6
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 768 Students
  • 42 Teachers

Ambridge Area High School
909 DUSS AVE
AMBRIDGE, PA 15003

Phone: (724) 266-2833

District: Ambridge Area School District

Overview

At Ambridge Area High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ambridge Area High School is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 57 percent male and 43 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 13 percent. Ambridge Area High School is the only high school in the Ambridge Area School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 768
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 13%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 39%
Full-Time Teachers 42

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Test Scores

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 64%
Proficient in Math 59%
College Readiness Index 11.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 768
Proficient in Reading (district average) 64%
Proficient in Math (district average) 59%
College Readiness (district average) 11.6

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