Towanda Area Jshs



Towanda Area Jshs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Towanda Area Jshs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 121
8 114
9 121
10 115
11 134
12 131
UG 9

Towanda Area Jshs is a public high school of the Towanda Area School District located in Towanda, PA. It has 745 students in grades 7th through 12th. Towanda Area Jshs is the 329th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 7,749th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 745
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.7

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Towanda Area Jshs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 396
(53%)
396
(53%)
 Female 349
(47%)
349
(47%)

Towanda Area Jshs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 716
(96%)
716
(96%)
 Black 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Hispanic 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Towanda Area Jshs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 431
(58%)
431
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 234
(31%)
234
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(11%)
80
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Towanda Area Jshs is ranked 228th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Towanda Area Jshs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 37.7%. 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.

Towanda Area Jshs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 921
2006 900
2007 900
2008 874
2009 827
2010 821
2011 790
2012 745

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18
2007 17.6
2008 17.8
2009 16.3
2010 16.6
2011 15.9
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33550488599349
2006 0.36111111111111
2007 0.38222222222222
2008 0.39130434782609
2009 0.38935912938331
2010 0.36906211936663
2011 0.4379746835443
2012 0.42147651006711

Compare Towanda Area Jshs to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 37.7%
 
This School 42.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Public 07 - 12 745 15.3:1  
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