Meadville Area High School

930 North St, Meadville, PA 16335 | (814) 336-1121
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,034
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3 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,034 middle and high school students from grades 7-12
  • Ranks 463rd out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: School Improvement 1
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: John Higgins
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,034
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 536 (51.8%)
  • Females: 497 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 283 (27.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 342 (33.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Meadville Area High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian121.2%
Black949.1%
Asian171.6%
Hispanic232.2%
White88785.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Meadville Area High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade23522.7%
10th Grade27326.4%
11th Grade25424.6%
12th Grade26725.8%
Ungraded50.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
37.3%
District:
41.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.7%
District:
84.2%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.3%
District:
1.8%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
70.2%
District:
69.2%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
62.7%
District:
60.7%
State:
69.4%
Faculty Information (2010)
ASSISTANT/VICE PRINCIPAL: MICHAEL FIORILLO
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

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3 reviews for Meadville Area High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on May 13, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i used to love this school, until excessive bullying. my child is in fear every day.
  • Reviewed by Student on May 01, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love MAMS its a great school. Where there is not many bullies. I love going here over other schools. No matter who you are, you are guaranteed to make some good friends here at MAMS
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 29, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think that MASH is a pretty decent school. More work need to be done to close the achievement gap so that no child is left behind.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Meadville Area High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
English Average Score: 21.7
Math Average Score: 22.4
Science Average Score: 23.1
Reading Average Score: 22.7
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: School Improvement 1
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 505.6
Math Average Score: 506.7
Writing Average Score: 476.2

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201043.0%41.9%59.6%
200943.4%42.1%55.6%
200849.5%47.0%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201060.9%64.3%67.2%
200964.4%63.6%65.2%
200864.3%62.5%64.7%
 
Science Test
201039.7%38.9%39.8%
200941.6%41.4%39.7%
200835.8%36.2%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201080.5%82.6%80.7%
2009---
200882.5%81.1%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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