PROFICIENCY 72% 36% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
60%Blairsville-Saltsburg SD
59%Blairsville
53%Pennsylvania

Blairsville Shs is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Blairsville-Saltsburg SD" in Blairsville, PA. There are a total of 325 students and 28 teachers at Blairsville Shs, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 131 free lunch students and 22 reduced lunch students.

Blairsville Shs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 36% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students325
Teachers27.79
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch131
Reduced lunch22

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment20
Taking some courses15
Taking some courses (not tests)6
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses10

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Blairsville Shs, there are a total of 20 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 15 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Blairsville Shs race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 91.6% 94.7% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 4.8% 1.9% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 0.6% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.2% 0.9% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.2% 1.6% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Blairsville El School62%0.0Blairsville, PA
Blairsville Middle School44%0.0Blairsville, PA
Homer-center El School57%6.6Homer City, PA
Homer-center Jshs52%6.7Homer City, PA
Laurel Valley El School42%8.5New Florence, PA
Grandview El School57%8.7Derry, PA
Derry Area Shs80%9.0Derry, PA
Derry Area Middle School49%9.0Derry, PA
United Jshs55%9.2Armagh, PA
United El School61%9.4Armagh, PA
Latrobe El School64%12.7Latrobe, PA
Dr Robert Ketterer Cs Inc.20%13.4Latrobe, PA

Blairsville demographics profile

StatisticBlairsvillePennsylvaniaNational
Population3,34812,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,36727791
Median age41.640.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%56%55%
Speak English95%89%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Education level achieved in Blairsville

IndexBlairsvillePennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade92.1%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school91.4%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college55.4%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.1%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.5%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters8.0%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Blairsville Shs data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.