Southern Huntingdon County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public elementary schools in Southern Huntingdon County School District, serving 1,191 students.
  • Public elementary school in Southern Huntingdon County School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus Pennsylvania public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus 61% Pennsylvania statewide average). This district's average elementary school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Rockhill Elementary School, with 40-44% math proficiency and 50-54% reading proficiency. Read more about public elementary school math/reading proficiency statistics in Pennsylvania or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic) , which is less than the Pennsylvania public elementary school average of 36% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Pennsylvania public elementary school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSouthern Huntingdon County School District
School District Websitehttp://shcsd.org
School District Phone Number(814)447-5529
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools4 Schools2,227 Schools
# of Students1,191 Students1,140,913 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers77,275 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Southern Huntingdon County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 646 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Huntingdon County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Huntingdon County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southern Huntingdon County   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.040.55
# of American Indian Studentsn/a1,928 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student43,517 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students10 Students135,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
12%
# of Black Students10 Students180,876 Students
% Black Students
1%
16%
# of White Students1,165 Students728,940 Students
% White Students
98%
64%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a916 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students5 Students49,574 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 6,837
# of Students in Kindergarten:92119,558
# of Students in 1st Grade:75126,710
# of Students in 2nd Grade:96129,725
# of Students in 3rd Grade:99133,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:98134,411
# of Students in 5th Grade:93132,934
# of Students in 6th Grade:95132,687
# of Students in 7th Grade:7793,076
# of Students in 8th Grade:8589,054
# of Students in 9th Grade:9111,513
# of Students in 10th Grade:10210,832
# of Students in 11th Grade:8410,215
# of Students in 12th Grade:1049,632
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,329 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,323 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$17 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southern Huntingdon County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$16 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Southern Huntingdon County   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,329$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southern Huntingdon County   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,323$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southern Huntingdon County   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Southern Huntingdon County School District Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | PA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Rockhill Furnace Rockhill Elementary School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 50-54% | Bottom 50%
    510 Meadow St
    Rockhill Furnace, PA 17249
    (814)447-5529

    Grades: K-5 | 184 students
  • Shade Gap Shade Gap Elementary School Math: 25-29% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    22251 Shade Valley Road
    Shade Gap, PA 17255
    (814)447-5529

    Grades: K-5 | 133 students
  • Three Springs Southern Huntingdon Co High School/ms Math: 25% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    10339 Pogue Road
    Three Springs, PA 17264
    (814)447-5529

    Grades: 6-12 | 638 students
  • Three Springs Spring Farms Elementary School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 50-54% | Bottom 50%
    12075 Old Plank Road
    Three Springs, PA 17264
    (814)447-5529

    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
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