Blue Ridge High School

5058 School Rd, New Milford, PA 18834 | (570) 465-3144
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 377
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5058 School Road, New Milford, PA 18834
  • Principal or Admin: Richard Jeffery
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Blue Ridge School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,557
  • Graduation Rate: 81.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.3
  • Enrolled Students: 1,145

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 377
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 195 (51.7%)
  • Females: 182 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 60 (15.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 106 (28.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 166 (44.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Blue Ridge High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black71.9%
Asian30.8%
Hispanic82.1%
White35794.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Blue Ridge High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade9124.1%
10th Grade7820.7%
11th Grade11029.2%
12th Grade9826.0%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
41.7%
District:
49.7%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
75.7%
District:
73.7%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.2%
District:
2.2%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
72.7%
District:
72.7%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
67.0%
District:
67.0%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Blue Ridge High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 467.2
Math Average Score: 467.0
Writing Average Score: 441.4

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.0%65.4%59.6%
200948.1%48.1%55.6%
200864.8%64.8%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201068.9%69.2%67.2%
200961.8%61.8%65.2%
200873.2%73.2%64.7%
 
Science Test
201050.0%50.9%39.8%
200937.6%37.6%39.7%
200837.4%37.0%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201092.2%92.3%80.7%
2009---
200892.6%92.6%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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