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grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade C
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Penn Cambria High School is an above average, public school located in Cresson, PA. It has 558 students in grades 8-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 72% of students are at least proficient in math and 72% in reading.

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401 Linden Ave
Cresson, PA 16630
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
72%
Percent Proficient - Math
72%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1130
128 responses
Average ACT
21
8 responses
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$44,432
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$622
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$107,200
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 6 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 6 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 18 responses
  • Prom
    33%
  • Any of my clubs meeting and competitions
    17%
  • Homecoming Dance
    17%
  • Senior Trip
    11%
  • None are fun and few events at all
    6%
  • Pep rallies
    6%
  • Pep Rally
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
558
Free or Reduced Lunch
26%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 8 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 8 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$60,437
Teachers in First/Second Year
2.6%
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 10 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 10 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 10 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$14,194 / year
National
$12,239
62%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 13 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 13 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 13 responses

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