South Western Senior High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,280 Students
  • 85 Teachers

South Western Senior High School
200 BOWMAN RD
HANOVER, PA 17331

Phone: (717) 632-2500

District: South Western School District

Overview

At South Western Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Western Senior High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. South Western Senior High School is the only high school in the South Western School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 1,280
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 85

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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 74%
Proficient in Math 76%
College Readiness Index 10.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

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 1,280
Proficient in Reading (district average) 74%
Proficient in Math (district average) 76%
College Readiness (district average) 10.1

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