2014 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 898 Students
- 71 Teachers
Elmer L. Meyers Junior/Senior High School
341 CAREY AVE
WILKES BARRE, PA 18702
Phone: (570) 826-7145
District: Wilkes-Barre Area School District
At Elmer L. Meyers Junior/Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Elmer L. Meyers Junior/Senior High School is 15 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. Elmer L. Meyers Junior/Senior High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Wilkes-Barre Area School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with 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)||46%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||63%|
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||63%|
|Proficient in Math||46%|
|College Readiness Index||12.8|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||07 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
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)||58%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||50%|
|College Readiness (district average)||10.4|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.