Shade Junior Senior High School

Shade Junior Senior High School serves 278 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Shade Junior Senior High School operates within the Shade-central City School District.
The school district's 96% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 278 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 278 students
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Shade Junior Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Shade Junior Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Shade Junior Senior High School Asian (1989-1994)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
n/a
16%
White
100%
71%
Shade Junior Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Shade Junior Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Shade Junior Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.00 0.23
Shade Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2003)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
34%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 556 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Shade-central City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 556 1,682
Shade-central City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 96% 88%
Shade-central City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
Shade-central City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $20 MM
Shade-central City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,306 $12,476
Shade-central City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,363 $11,944
Shade-central City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Windber Area High School (7.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is North Star East Middle School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cairnbrook Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cairnbrook Cairnbrook Elementary School
    235 Mcgregor Ave
    Cairnbrook , PA 15924
    (814)754-5021
    0.1  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Stoystown North Star East Middle School
    3598 Whistler Rd
    Stoystown , PA 15563
    (814)893-5616
    6.4  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Windber Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Windber Elementary School
    421 Sugar Maple Dr
    Windber , PA 15963
    (814)467-5596
    6.7  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Windber Windber Area High School
    2301 Graham Ave
    Windber , PA 15963
    (814)467-4567
    7.5  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Windber Windber Area Middle School
    2301 Graham Ave
    Windber , PA 15963
    (814)467-4620
    7.5  mi  |  257  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Somerset County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.03, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Somerset County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.