Gettysburg Area High School



Gettysburg Area High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gettysburg 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
9 234
10 256
11 215
12 235

Gettysburg Area High School is a public high school of the Gettysburg Area School District located in Gettysburg, PA. It has 940 students in grades 9th through 12th. Gettysburg Area High School is the 236th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 6,373rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.1 to 1.

Total Students: 940
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 77.77

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Gettysburg Area High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 477
(51%)
477
(51%)
 Female 463
(49%)
463
(49%)

Gettysburg Area High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 771
(82%)
771
(82%)
 Hispanic 94
(10%)
94
(10%)
 Black 51
(5%)
51
(5%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
16
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gettysburg Area High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 567
(60%)
567
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 330
(35%)
330
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(5%)
43
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Gettysburg Area High School is ranked 231st out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gettysburg Area High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.7%) 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.

Gettysburg Area High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1182
2006 1180
2007 1164
2008 1172
2009 1138
2010 1151
2011 1092
2012 1054
2013 1037
2014 1054
2015 940

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.1
2007 13.2
2008 13.3
2009 13.2
2010 14
2011 13.3
2012 13
2013 13.7
2014 13.5
2015 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23604060913706
2006 0.25084745762712
2007 0.22422680412371
2008 0.27389078498294
2009 0.28558875219684
2010 0.32059079061685
2011 0.33241758241758
2012 0.34250474383302
2013 0.33654773384764
2014 0.33965844402277
2015 0.3968085106383

Compare Gettysburg Area High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.7%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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