Southern Columbia High School



Southern Columbia High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southern Columbia 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
9 121
10 101
11 116
12 99
UG 1

Southern Columbia High School is a public high school of the Southern Columbia Area School District located in Catawissa, PA. It has 438 students in grades 9th through 12th. Southern Columbia High School is the 550th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 11,636th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.0 to 1.

Total Students: 438
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.59

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Southern Columbia High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 220
(50%)
220
(50%)
 Female 218
(50%)
218
(50%)

Southern Columbia High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 426
(97%)
426
(97%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
8
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Southern Columbia High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 335
(76%)
335
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 68
(16%)
68
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(8%)
35
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southern Columbia High School is ranked 636th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southern Columbia High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.5%) is lower than the state average of 37.7%. 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.

Southern Columbia High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 478
2006 458
2007 433
2008 416
2009 411
2010 415
2011 417
2012 438

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 14.6
2007 13.2
2008 12.9
2009 12.4
2010 12.1
2011 12.5
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25523012552301
2006 0.25545851528384
2007 0.3256351039261
2008 0.31971153846154
2009 0.20924574209246
2010 0.23373493975904
2011 0.26139088729017
2012 0.2351598173516

Compare Southern Columbia High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.5%
 
State Average 37.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 438 13:1  
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