Shade Junior Senior High School

Shade Junior Senior High School serves 239 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Shade Junior Senior High School operates within the Shade-central City School District.
Shade-central City School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 239 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 239 students
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Shade Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Shade Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Shade Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.01 0.50
Shade Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
38%
38%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
9%
5%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Shade-central City School District's student population of 467 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,719 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Shade-central City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 467 1,488
Shade-central City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
Shade-central City   School District Graduation Rate (1997-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM n/a
Shade-central City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
Shade-central City   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,719 n/a
Shade-central City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,991 n/a
Shade-central City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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)
 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
  • CairnbrookCairnbrook Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 228 students
    0.1 miles
    235 Mcgregor Ave
    CairnbrookPA 15924
    (814)754-5021
    0.1KG-6228
  • StoystownNorth Star East Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 325 students
    6.4 miles
    3598 Whistler Rd
    StoystownPA 15563
    (814)893-5616
    6.45-8325
  • Windber Windber Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 571 students
    6.7 miles
    421 Sugar Maple Dr
    WindberPA 15963
    (814)467-5596
    6.7PK-5571
  • WindberWindber Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 312 students
    7.5 miles
    2301 Graham Ave
    WindberPA 15963
    (814)467-4567
    7.59-12312
  • WindberWindber Area Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 280 students
    7.5 miles
    2301 Graham Ave
    WindberPA 15963
    (814)467-4567
    7.56-8280

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?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
School Clothing

School Mascot: Panthers

School Colors: