2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 894 Students
- 69 Teachers
G.A.R. Memorial Jr./Sr. High School
GRANT AND LEHIGH STREETS
WILKES-BARRE, PA 18702
Phone: (570) 826-7165
District: Wilkes-Barre Area School District
At G.A.R. Memorial Jr./Sr. High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at G.A.R. Memorial Jr./Sr. High School is 10 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 50 percent. G.A.R. Memorial Jr./Sr. High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Wilkes-Barre Area 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)||50%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||73%|
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||51%|
|Proficient in Math||54%|
|College Readiness Index||3.6|
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)||59%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||51%|
|College Readiness (district average)||9.6|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 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.