• Reminder:

    PLSD's waiver day is Tuesday, January 18, 2022. No School for students.

Close alert
Photo collage, three photos of high school students.
Poland Seminary High School Students
Photo collage: three photos of students using their chrome books in class
Students in Spanish class
PSHS students working on class assignment in socially distanced classroom

School Profile

Last Updated: 8/17/2021 3:51 PM

 

Poland Schools Logo

Poland Seminary High School
3199 Dobbins Road
Poland, Ohio  44514
330-757-7018
Guidance Office– 330-757-7036
Fax – 330-757-2305
CEEB Code: 364-235
polandbulldogs.com

 

Craig Hockenberry, Superintendent
Kevin J. Snyder, Principal
Michael J. Daley, Assistant Principal

Counselors: 
Mike Vagas, ext. 1    A - K
Liz Calderon, ext. 2   L – Z

 

School Profile - DOWNLOAD


 

COMMUNITY

  • Residential, suburban community in Northeast Ohio equidistant to Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

  • Population 16,000

 

SCHOOL 

  • Comprehensive 4 year public high school

  • Enrollment 600

  • Accreditation given by Ohio Department of Education 

  • Member of Ohio Association for College Admissions Counseling

 

FACULTY

  • 52 Certified

  • 45 Hold Advanced Degrees

 

GRADING SCALE

 

90 – 100 A

80 – 89 B

70 – 79 C

60 – 69 D

0 – 59 F

 

GPA/CLASS RANK

GPA and rank in class is computed yearly on the basis of final grades in all courses.
 

MEAN COLLEGE ADMISSION TEST SCORES FOR CLASS OF 2021

ACT –
Poland – 21.4
Ohio – 20.0
National – 20.8

SAT – (# tested = 29)

Poland – 1257
Ohio – 1112
National –1058

Math

Poland – 627
Ohio – 548
National – 528

Reading/Writing

Poland – 582
Ohio – 550
National - 531

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

English 4 credits

Math 4 credits

Science 3 credits

Social Studies 3 credits

Health .5 credit

Phys Ed .5 credit

Electives 6 credits

Total 21 credits

 

POLAND SEMINARY HIGH SCHOOL COURSE OFFERINGS

BUSINESS & COMPUTER ED

Intro to Accounting

Accounting 2

Microsoft Office Systems

Sports Broadcasting 1 - 4

Computer Animation

Video Production

App Design 1 & 2

Honors Computer Literacy*

 

ENGLISH

College English 9

Honors English 9*

College English 10

Honors English 10*

College English 11

AP English 11*

College English 12

AP English 12

College Writing 1 & 2*#

 

GLOBAL LANGUAGE

Spanish 1,2,3,4*

Italian 1,2.3,4*

 

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Girls PE

Boys PE

Health

Lifetime Fitness & Sports

 

FAMILY/CONSUMER SCIENCE

Global Foods

Personal Wellness & Development

Culinary Fundamentals

Child Development

Career & College Readiness

MATHEMATICS

Applied Algebra 1

Advanced Algebra 1*

Algebra 1 

Advanced Geometry* 

Geometry 

Advanced Algebra 2*

Algebra 2

Statistics

Pre Calc

Advanced Pre Calc*#

Calculus#

AP Calculus*#

FINE/PERFORMING ARTS

Intro to Art

Art 2, 3, 4

Oral Interpretation

Concert Band

Wind Ensemble

Jazz Band

Concert Choir
 

SCIENCE

Environmental Science

BSCS(Biology)

Biology

Chemistry

Advanced Chemistry*#

Advanced Biology*#

Biotechnology

Human Anatomy/Physiology 1 & 2#

Fundamentals of Physics

 

STEM

Physics*#

Physical/Earth/Space Science

Physical Geology#

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

College World History 

Honors World History*

College U.S. History

AP U.S. History*

AP Art History

Intro to Criminal Justice#

Psychology

History of Fine Arts

Economics

Col U.S. Govt

Advanced US Govt*#

OTHER PROGRAMS

CBI (Career Based Intervention)

* Denotes most rigorous courses

# Denotes College Credit Plus courses


 

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Poland Seminary High School has long been noted for its strong college preparatory program.  Vocational programs are offered through Mahoning County Career and Technical Center.  Honors and AP coursework are offered in English, Math, Social Studies and Science.  Qualified students may participate in the College Credit Plus (CCP) program at Youngstown State University, Kent State University, and/or Eastern Gateway Community College.  Additionally, qualified students may earn university credit through CCP at Poland Seminary High School in English, Italian, Calculus, Advanced Pre-Calculus, Physics, Physical Geology, Advanced Biology, Human Anatomy/Physiology, Advanced Chemistry, Intro to Criminal Justice, and Advanced US Government. Special programs exist for learning disabled and at-risk students.

Colleges attended by the Class of 2021

University of Akron

University of Cincinnati

Baldwin Wallace University

Boston University

Duquesne University

Eastern Gateway Community College

Florida Atlantic University- Boca Rotan

Full Sail University

Heidelberg University

John Carroll University

Kent State University

Kent State Salem

Michigan State University

Ohio University

The Ohio State University

Otterbein University

Point Park University

Quinnipiac University

Stark State College

University of Mount Union

University of Pittsburgh

The University of Utah

United States Naval Academy

Walsh University

Westminster College

West Virginia University

Youngstown State University

North Carolina State University

Poland Seminary High School  |  3199 Dobbins Road  |  Poland, OH 44514
Phone:330-757-7018  |  Fax:330-757-2305