Shenango High School

Shenango High School serves 533 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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%.
Shenango High School operates within the Shenango Area School District.
Shenango Area School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 533 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 533 students
Shenango High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Shenango High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Shenango High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Shenango High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.05 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 12:1 15:1
Shenango 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.
0.05 0.50
Shenango 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.
18%
38%
Shenango High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Shenango High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Shenango Area School District's student population of 1,176 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,329 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,578 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Shenango Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 1,176 1,514
Shenango Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 89%
Shenango Area   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $21 MM
Shenango Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Shenango Area   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,329 $12,967
Shenango Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,578 $12,300
Shenango Area   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Lawrence County Ctc High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Castle Junior High School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shenango Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New CastleShenango Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 638 students
    0.3 miles
    2501 Old Pittsburgh Rd
    New CastlePA 16101
    (724)658-5566
    0.3KG-6638
  • New CastleLawrence County Ctc High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    1.2 miles
    750 Phelps Way
    New CastlePA 16101
    (724)658-3583
    1.29-12366
  • New CastleNew Castle Youth Dev CenterAlternative School

    1.7 miles
    1745 Frew Mill Rd
    New CastlePA 16101
    (724)656-7330
    1.7n/an/a
  • New CastleThaddeus Stevens School
    Grades: 1-3 | 280 students
    1.8 miles
    831 Harrison St
    New CastlePA 16101
    (724)656-4750
    1.81-3280
  • New CastleHarry W Lockley Kdg Center
    Grades: KG | 294 students
    2.4 miles
    1111 South Cascade St
    New CastlePA 16101
    (724)656-4735
    2.4KG294

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