Belle Vernon Area High School



Belle Vernon Area High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belle Vernon Area High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 206
10 204
11 199
12 211

Belle Vernon Area High School is a public high school of the Belle Vernon Area School District located in Belle Vernon, PA. It has 820 students in grades 9th through 12th. Belle Vernon Area High School is the 283rd largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 7,237th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 820
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.26

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Belle Vernon Area High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 446
(54%)
640
(53%)
 Female 374
(46%)
563
(47%)

Belle Vernon Area High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 756
(92%)
1,109
(92%)
 Black 22
(3%)
31
(3%)
 Two or More 18
(2%)
25
(2%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
21
(2%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
16
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Belle Vernon Area High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 584
(71%)
847
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 218
(27%)
329
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(2%)
27
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Belle Vernon Area High School is ranked 410th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belle Vernon Area High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.8%) is 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.

Belle Vernon Area High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 982
2006 1023
2007 1018
2008 986
2009 911
2010 865
2011 876
2012 880
2013 861
2014 843
2015 820

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 18.6
2007 18.2
2008 16.6
2009 15.8
2010 16.9
2011 16.4
2012 15.5
2013 18.3
2014 18.6
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22912423625255
2006 0.21994134897361
2007 0.24066797642436
2008 0.24137931034483
2009 0.25027442371021
2010 0.24277456647399
2011 0.24315068493151
2012 0.27613636363636
2013 0.25783972125436
2014 0.29893238434164
2015 0.28780487804878

Compare Belle Vernon Area High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.8%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Belle Vernon Area High School
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Public 09 - 12 820 18.5:1  
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Public 09 - 12 232 10.3:1 4 miles
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