Avella Area Junior / High School

1000 Avella Rd, Avella, PA 15312 | (724) 356-2216
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Student Enrollment: 308
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 308 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-12
  • Ranks 496th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Made AYP
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Timothy Beck
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Avella Area School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,648
  • Graduation Rate: 88.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.2
  • Enrolled Students: 634

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 308
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 154 (50.0%)
  • Females: 153 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 80 (26.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 106 (34.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Avella Area Junior / High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black92.9%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White29796.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Avella Area Junior / High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade4314.0%
8th Grade6521.1%
9th Grade5417.5%
10th Grade5517.9%
11th Grade4213.6%
12th Grade4915.9%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
41.5%
District:
42.8%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
84.7%
District:
83.3%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.3%
District:
1.3%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
76.5%
District:
76.5%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
60.8%
District:
60.8%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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