School Details

Reading Community High School

810 East Columbia Ave, Reading, OH 45215
(513) 733-4422

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 692 students 16 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade


Ohio Graduation Test (OGT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) to test students in grade 10 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The OGT is a high school graduation requirement. The OGT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Reading Community City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Reading Community High School is a public high school in Reading. The principal of Reading Community High School is Mr. Charles S. Lafata, who can be contacted at 692 students go to Reading Community High School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 17% of the 692 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 43% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Reading Community High School is 16:1. Mount Notre Dame High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 87%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 8%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Hispanic 0.8% 1%
Asian 0.8% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.06%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 43% 55%
Economically disadvantaged 17% 27%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Reading High School is a small friendly school that offers a great education and an even better overall experience. The students and faculty are welcoming and there is ample opportunity to get involved in extra-curricular activities. The community is supportive of the schools and many parents are involved in the schools.

  • (5 years ago)

    Great school plenty of extracurricular activities to become involved in and the teaching staff is wonderful!

  • (5 years ago)

    It's a great school with excellent students and a great little community.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement


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