Tamaqua Area Senior High School

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500 Penn St

Tamaqua, PA 18252

(570) 668-1901

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 632

Students Per Teacher: 11

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5 Parent Reviews for Tamaqua Area Senior High School

The education is great, but as for the rules...we get punished for just jokingly slapping our friend on the back!!! We learn a lot and the teachers are great! Kids get along with the teachers and everything goes great...unless you one of the kids that doesn't put any effort into anything than you should ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/27/10

Tamaqua High and Jr. High school has become more like Tamaqua prison then a school. Rules upon rules and punishments is the concern not teaching. The are forcing the teachers to be rule enforcers first teachers second. Extracurricular activities have to fight tooth and nail because unless its football ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/21/07

The focus is too sports oriented. The board needs to put some money in support of class room teachers.

Posted by a former student on 09/07/05

I think that the education is great.

Posted by a student on 11/20/04

Good School. Its a school where your parents parents go and your kids go. Generations go. Make sure that every student reaches full ability very good school district! They come to the students, if there's an academic problem inside the class room and out.

Posted by a former student on 09/13/04

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PSSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Tamaqua Area Senior High School
Tamaqua Area School District
Pennsylvania
* 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.

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Tamaqua schools — Tamaqua Area Senior High School is located at 500 Penn St, Tamaqua PA 18252. 500 Penn St is in the 18252 ZIP code in Tamaqua, PA The school district for Tamaqua Area Senior High School is the Tamaqua Area School District. Tamaqua Area Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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