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     TROY AREA HIGH SCHOOL

    TROY, PENNSYLVANIA 16947

     

    CEEB-ACT CODE #394875

    PHONE (570) 297-2176

    FAX (570) 297-5101

     

    Superintendent of Schools

    Dr. Amy Martell

     

    High School Principal

    Dr. Alison Polly

     

    Assistant Principal

    Mr. Dan Brenner

     

    High School Counselors

    Jolene A. Smyth

    Marie Gibble

     

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    The School        

    Pupil Assessments     

    Grading      

    Class Rank    

    Grade Distribution 

    Graduates

    Honors/AP classes

        

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    Accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and Middle States Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges.

     

    THE COMMUNITY

     

    Troy Pennsylvania is located on U.S. Rt. #6 at the intersection with PA Rt. #14 near the west branch of the Susquehanna River in the Northwestern corner of Bradford County.  (Northeast Central Pennsylvania).

     

    The northern boundary of the school district is on the New York State line and the western boundary is the Tioga County (PA) line.  Troy is located nearly equidistant between Elmira, NY to the north, Towanda, PA to the east, Mansfield, PA to the west and Canton, PA to the south.  Troy Area School District encompasses approximately 275 square miles

     

    The School

    Troy Junior Senior High School is a renovated facility boasting a plant and equipment conducive to a superior education.  The high school has grades 7 through 12 with a total enrollment of approximately 740 students.

     

    Troy Junior Senior High School offers a truly diversified curriculum.  Major areas of concentration are academic, business, family and consumer science, agriculture, and industrial arts; with a non-specific general program also available.  In addition, Troy Area School is a sponsoring district for the Northern Tier Career Center.  This permits our students a wide range of educational opportunities.

     

     

    GRADING VALUES

    A=94-100

    B=87-93

    C=78-86

    D=70-77

    F=69 and below

     

    The Troy Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, handicap, or disability, limited English proficiency, age, sex, or national origin in it activities, programs or employment, as required by title VI, Title IX and Section 504 of the rehabilitation Act of 1973.  For information regarding civil rights, contact the title IX Coordinator, at the Troy Area School District, 310 Elmira St, Troy, PA 16947, (570) 297- 2750.  For information regarding services, facilities, and activities accessible to handicapped persons, contact the Guidance Office of the Troy Junior Senior High School, (570) 297- 2176. 

     

    PUPIL ASSESMENT

     

    GRADING: Troy Junior Senior High School awards Carnegie Units based on an 80 minute semester long macro schedule.  One credit is awarded for each semester course taken and a ½ credit is awarded for each nine week course taken. 

     

    CLASS RANK: Class rank is determined at the end of each year, grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 with an interim ranking at the end of the third marking period in grade 12 to determine certain awards.  The final rank at the end of 36 weeks of grade 12 is based upon eight semesters. 

     

    GRADES:  Weighted final grades are awarded for the courses listed below. 

    1.03 (17 available)              1.05 (5 available)         

    Honors English                   *AP Calculus

      Honors History                     AP Statistics  

      Calculus                             AP Chemistr

    Statistics                       AP English

                                                 * AP Gov't & Politics

    Chemistry II

    Physics II

    Anatomy & Physiology I

    Anatomy & Physiology II

    Genetics

    Spanish IV

    * NOT OFFERED 2018-2019 

                                                                                                                           

    STUDENT ASSESSMENT:  Subject grades are determined by teacher-made tests, classroom observation, and evaluation of student homework.

     

    TROY JUNIOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL

     

    Approximately 59% of Troy Junior Senior High School graduates in the class of 2018 will further their education at post-secondary institutions, with approximately 43% entering four year institutions and 16% pursuing two year degrees.  Also, approximately 5% of the class of 2018 will be entering the armed services.

     

    Members of the class of 2018 will attend the following institutions. 

     

    COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES:

    Alfred State

    Alvernia University

    Arnot Ogden School of Radiology

    Bucknell University

    Bloomsburg University

    California University of Pennsylvania

    Corning Community College

    Edinboro University

    Elmira College

    Embry-Riddle Aueronatical University

    Indiana University of Pennsylvania

    Ithaca College

    Kent State

    Kings college

    Lackawanna College

    Lancaster Bible College

    Lock Haven University

    Lycoming College

    Mansfield University

    Morrisville State College

    Misericordia University

    Pennsylvania Highlands Community College

    Pennsylvania College of Technology

    Pennsylvania State University

    Shippensburg University

    Slippery Rock University

    SUNY Cobleskill

    Susquehanna University

    University of Pittsburgh

    Wilkes University

     

     
Last Modified on October 8, 2018