Slippery Rock Area Middle School

Grades: 6-8

505 students

Slippery Rock Area Middle School serves 505 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Slippery Rock Area Middle School operates within the Slippery Rock Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 505 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 505 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
White
97%
70%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.06 0.24
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.
26%
36%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,118 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,677 is less than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,682 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Slippery Rock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,118 1,528
District Total Revenue $27 MM $21 MM
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,677 $12,476
District Spending / Student $10,682 $11,944
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Slippery Rock Area High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George Junior Republic Middle School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Slippery Rock Area Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Slippery RockSlippery Rock Area High School
    201 Kiester Rd
    Slippery RockPA 16057
    (724)794-2960
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 661 students                      
  • Slippery RockSlippery Rock Area Elementary School
    470 North Main St
    Slippery RockPA 16057
    (724)794-2960
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 450 students                      
  • HarrisvilleHar-mer Elementary School
    220 Prairie St
    HarrisvillePA 16038
    (724)735-2548
    5.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 100 students                      
  • Grove CityHillview Elementary School
    482 East Main St Ext
    Grove CityPA 16127
    (724)458-7570
    6.6 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 606 students                      
  • West SunburyMoniteau Junior Senior High School
    1810 West Sunbury Rd
    West SunburyPA 16061
    (724)637-2091
    7.4 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 685 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.