2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 788 Students
- 53 Teachers
James Buchanan Senior High School
4773 FORT LOUDON RD
MERCERSBURG, PA 17236
Phone: (717) 328-2146
District: Tuscarora School District
At James Buchanan Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at James Buchanan Senior High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 6 percent. James Buchanan Senior High School is the only high school in the Tuscarora School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to 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)||6%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||27%|
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||71%|
|Proficient in Math||56%|
|College Readiness Index||6.6|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
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)||71%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||56%|
|College Readiness (district average)||6.6|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.