Mars Area Senior High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
24.2
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 970 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Mars Area Senior High School
520 ROUTE 228
MARS, PA 16046

Phone: (724) 625-1581

District: Mars Area School District

Overview

At Mars Area Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mars Area Senior High School is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 1 percent. Mars Area Senior High School is the only high school in the Mars 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 970
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 1%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 8%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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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 76%
Proficient in Math 60%
College Readiness Index 24.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 970
Proficient in Reading (district average) 76%
Proficient in Math (district average) 60%
College Readiness (district average) 24.2

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