School Details

Mount Pleasant Area Junior High School

265 State St, Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
(724) 547-4100
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 339 students 14 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

84%
83%
80%
77%
77%
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
  • Mount Pleasant Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

72%
73%
76%
81%
81%
80%
65%
65%
60%
78%
78%
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
  • Mount Pleasant Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Mount Pleasant Area Junior High School is a public middle school in Mt Pleasant Township. The principal of Mount Pleasant Area Junior High School is Mr Terry Struble. 339 children attend Mount Pleasant Area Junior High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 35% of the 339 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Mount Pleasant Area Junior High School is 14:1. Verna Montessori School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 96%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Hispanic 0.9% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 35% 36%

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