Southmoreland Senior High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
13.2
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 654 Students
  • 46 Teachers

Southmoreland Senior High School
2351 ROUTE 981
ALVERTON, PA 15612

Phone: (724) 887-2010

District: Southmoreland School District

Overview

At Southmoreland Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Southmoreland Senior High School is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 5 percent. Southmoreland Senior High School is the only high school in the Southmoreland School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 654
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 5%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 46

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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 70%
Proficient in Math 61%
College Readiness Index 13.2

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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 654
Proficient in Reading (district average) 70%
Proficient in Math (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 13.2

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