Slippery Rock Area Middle School

Slippery Rock Area Middle School serves 502 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Slippery Rock Area Middle School operates within the Slippery Rock Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 502 students
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Slippery Rock Area Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Slippery Rock Area Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Black
2%
15%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
95%
69%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Slippery Rock Area Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.24
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
28%
38%
Slippery Rock Area Middle 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%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,055 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,022 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,022 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Slippery Rock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,055 1,514
Slippery Rock Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $21 MM
Slippery Rock Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
Slippery Rock Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,022 $12,967
Slippery Rock Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,022 $12,300
Slippery Rock Area   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 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)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Slippery Rock Slippery Rock Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 640 students201 Kiester Rd
    Slippery RockPA 16057
    (724)794-2960
    09-12640
  • Slippery RockSlippery Rock Area Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 456 students470 North Main St
    Slippery RockPA 16057
    (724)794-2960
    1.5KG-5456
  • Grove CityHillview Elementary School
    6.6 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 611 students482 East Main St Ext
    Grove CityPA 16127
    (724)458-7570
    6.62-5611
  • West SunburyMoniteau Junior Senior High School
    7.4 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 614 students1810 West Sunbury Rd
    West SunburyPA 16061
    (724)637-2091
    7.47-12614
  • Grove CityHighland Elementary School
    7.6 miles | Grades: KG-1 | 290 students611 Highland Ave
    Grove CityPA 16127
    (724)458-8101
    7.6KG-1290

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