Lawrence County CTC

750 Phelps Way, New Castle, PA 16101
(724) 658-3583

(out of 10)

Public Grades 10-12 395 students 10 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade


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
  • Lawrence County Career and Technical Center average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lawrence County CTC is a public high school in New Castle. The principal of Lawrence County CTC is Mr Brad Ovial. 395 students attend Lawrence County CTC and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 52% of the 395 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lawrence County CTC is 10:1. Shenango High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 93% 93%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 6%
Hispanic 0.3% 0%
Asian 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 52% 52%


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