Octorara Area Jshs



Octorara Area Jshs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Octorara Area Jshs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 171
8 207
9 206
10 213
11 197
12 148

Octorara Area Jshs is a public high school of the Octorara Area School District located in Atglen, PA. It has 1,142 students in grades 7th through 12th. Octorara Area Jshs is the 172nd largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 5,131st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,142
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 72.29

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Octorara Area Jshs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 576
(50%)
576
(50%)
 Female 566
(50%)
566
(50%)

Octorara Area Jshs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 942
(82%)
942
(82%)
 Hispanic 120
(11%)
120
(11%)
 Black 63
(6%)
63
(6%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Octorara Area Jshs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 787
(69%)
787
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 312
(27%)
312
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(4%)
43
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Octorara Area Jshs is ranked 249th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Octorara Area Jshs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Octorara Area Jshs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 896
2006 870
2007 879
2008 909
2009 884
2010 881
2011 1247
2012 1231
2013 1185
2014 1205
2015 1142

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.4
2007 17.5
2008 19.1
2009 18.5
2010 19.2
2011 18.7
2012 16.6
2013 15.8
2014 16.5
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.140625
2006 0.14137931034483
2007 0.12059158134243
2008 0.14631463146315
2009 0.20814479638009
2010 0.23382519863791
2011 0.28548516439455
2012 0.30219333874898
2013 0.31814345991561
2014 0.33526970954357
2015 0.31085814360771

Compare Octorara Area Jshs to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.1%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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