School Details

Ligonier Valley Middle School

536 Bell St, Ligonier, PA 15658
(724) 238-6412
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 & ungraded 388 students 19 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

99%
98%
77%
83%
82%
69%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Ligonier Valley School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
87%
80%
76%
76%
76%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Ligonier Valley School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
87%
76%
83%
82%
80%
78%
77%
60%
94%
92%
73%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Ligonier Valley School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ligonier Valley Middle School is a public middle school in Ligonier Township. The principal of Ligonier Valley Middle School is Mr David Steimer. 388 students go to Ligonier Valley Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 40% of the 388 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Ligonier Valley Middle School is 19:1. Holy Trinity School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 98% 98%
Hispanic 0.8% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0%
Asian 0.5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.3% 0%
Multiracial 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 40% 39%

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