Pottstown Shs



Pottstown Shs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pottstown Shs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 278
10 229
11 153
12 159

Pottstown Shs is a public high school of the Pottstown School District located in Pottstown, PA. It has 819 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pottstown Shs is the 284th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 7,246th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.1 to 1.

Total Students: 819
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.75

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Pottstown Shs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 429
(52%)
429
(52%)
 Female 390
(48%)
390
(48%)

Pottstown Shs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 323
(39%)
323
(39%)
 White 295
(36%)
295
(36%)
 Hispanic 131
(16%)
131
(16%)
 Two or More 60
(7%)
60
(7%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pottstown Shs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 819
(100%)
819
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pottstown Shs is ranked 69th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pottstown Shs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Pottstown Shs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 849
2006 874
2007 865
2008 840
2009 809
2010 826
2011 779
2012 760
2013 770
2014 795
2015 819

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.9
2007 13.7
2008 13.1
2009 12.8
2010 13.7
2011 12.8
2012 12.7
2013 13.1
2014 12.7
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45465253239105
2006 0.4279176201373
2007 0.46820809248555
2008 0.48928571428571
2009 0.52286773794808
2010 0.56416464891041
2011 0.57252888318357
2012 0.56710526315789
2013 0.68441558441558
2014 0.99622641509434
2015 1

Compare Pottstown Shs to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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