Performance Profile

James Buchanan HS (2013 - 2014)

School Fast Facts
School Specifics
School Name James Buchanan HS
School Address 4773 Fort Loudon Rd
Mercersburg, PA 17236-9692
Website http://www.tus.k12.pa.us
Telephone Number 717-328-2146
Grades Offered 9, 10, 11, 12
Title I School No
Number of Advanced Placement Courses Offered 7
Average Years of Educational Experience (Total) 12.56
Average Years of Educational Experience (In LEA) 9.47
Percent of Classes Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers 99.57
School Enrollment 831
Percent of Gifted Students 0.60
Dropout Rate (Percent) 3.69
Career and Technical Center (CTC) Programs
Career and Technical Center Name Franklin County CTC
Career and Technical Center Website http://www.franklinctc.com
Supporting Intermediate Unit (IU)
Intermediate Unit Name Lincoln IU 12
Intermediate Unit Website http://www.iu12.org
Percent Enrollment By Ethnicity
American Indian/Alaskan Native (not Hispanic) 0.24
Asian (not Hispanic) 0.72
Black or African American (not Hispanic) 2.17
Hispanic (any race) 2.29
Multi-Racial (not Hispanic) 0.72
White (not Hispanic) 93.74
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (not Hispanic) 0.12
Percent Enrollment by Student Groups
Economically Disadvantaged 31.41
English Language Learner 0.12
Special Education 12.76
Percent Enrollment by Gender
Female 46.81
Male 53.19
Link to Supplemental Reports:
School Safety Report https://www.safeschools.state.pa.us
Special Education Data Report http://penndata.hbg.psu.edu
State Audit http://www.auditorgen.state.pa.us/audit-reports
Please visit the school website for programs offered and additional information.