Southern Columbia High School

812 Southern Dr, Catawissa, PA 17820 | (570) 356-3450
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 411
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 812 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA 17820
  • Principal or Admin: James Becker
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 411
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 217 (52.8%)
  • Females: 194 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 57 (13.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 86 (20.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southern Columbia High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.5%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic61.5%
White40197.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southern Columbia High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10224.8%
10th Grade9523.1%
11th Grade10124.6%
12th Grade11327.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
23.4%
District:
27.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
91.1%
District:
91.1%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.5%
District:
0.3%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
86.5%
District:
86.5%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
82.9%
District:
82.9%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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