Sharpsville Area Senior High School

Sharpsville Area Senior High School serves 404 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Sharpsville Area Senior High School operates within the Sharpsville Area School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 404 students
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sharpsville Area Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 16:1 14:1
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Hispanic (1992-2011)
Black
3%
16%
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
71%
Sharpsville Area Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sharpsville Area Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Sharpsville Area 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.
0.12 0.23
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
21%
34%
Sharpsville Area 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.
5%
6%
Sharpsville Area Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,326 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Sharpsville Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,326 1,682
Sharpsville Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 82% 88%
Sharpsville Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $21 MM
Sharpsville Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $20 MM
Sharpsville Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,319 $12,476
Sharpsville Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,956 $11,944
Sharpsville Area   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 Sharon High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sharpsville Area Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sharpsville Area Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sharpsville Sharpsville Area Elementary School
    100 Hittle Dr
    Sharpsville , PA 16150
    (724)962-7455
    0.1  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sharpsville Sharpsville Area Middle School
    303 Blue Devil Way
    Sharpsville , PA 16150
    (724)962-7863
    0.1  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sharon Sharon High School
    1129 East State St
    Sharon , PA 16146
    (724)983-4031
    1.7  mi  |  593  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Sharon Sharon Middle School
    1129 East State St
    Sharon , PA 16146
    (724)983-4030
    1.7  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Sharon Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Case Avenue Elementary School
    36 Case Ave
    Sharon , PA 16146
    (724)983-4015
    1.7  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Mercer 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 0.16, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Mercer County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.