Ephrata High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
803 Oak Blvd
Ephrata, PA 17522
Phone
(717) 721-1478
District
EPHRATA AREA SD
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1268
Classroom Teachers
73

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 80.6% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Ephrata High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
68%
82%
72%
82%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 335 26.4%
Grade 10 329 25.9%
Grade 11 315 24.8%
Grade 12 289 22.8%
Total 1268 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.8% 83.7% 67.2%
Black 3.8% 2.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 10.0% 10.3% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.1% 2.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.2% 44.1% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.5% 38.1% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 6.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 34,882 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 797.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.9% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.8% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,443 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.1% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.1% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.3% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.1% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.0% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.9% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 7.0% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,742 $32,276,398 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $847 $3,531,143 5.9%
Staff $455 $1,896,895 3.2%
General Administration $193 $804,617 1.3%
School Administration $552 $2,301,288 3.9%
Operation $1,273 $5,307,137 8.9%
Transportation $534 $2,226,246 3.7%
Other $617 $2,572,273 4.3%
Total Support $4,471 $18,639,599 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,097 $8,742,393 14.7%
Total Expenditures $14,310 $59,658,390 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%