Tamaqua Area High School

500 Penn St, Tamaqua, PA 18252 | (570) 668-1901
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 661
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Raymond Kinder
School District Details
  • Tamaqua Area School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,715
  • Graduation Rate: 82.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 19.5
  • Enrolled Students: 2,083

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 661
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 328 (49.6%)
  • Females: 332 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 40 (6.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 118 (17.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 158 (23.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tamaqua Area High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black50.8%
Asian50.8%
Hispanic81.2%
White64297.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tamaqua Area High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade17025.7%
10th Grade16224.5%
11th Grade16925.6%
12th Grade16024.2%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
28.1%
District:
32.2%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.6%
District:
82.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
0.9%
District:
0.6%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
92.9%
District:
92.9%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
88.5%
District:
88.5%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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