Shade Junior Senior High School

  • Shade Junior Senior High School serves 230 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • 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 230 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 230 students
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Shade Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Shade Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Shade Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Shade Junior Senior High School Asian Students (1989-1994)
Black
1%
15%
Shade Junior Senior High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
99%
68%
Shade Junior Senior High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Shade Junior Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.02 0.25
Shade Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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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.
n/a n/a
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 16% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 89% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,945 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,370 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Shade-central City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 467 1,497
Shade-central City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 100% 89%
Shade-central City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $20 MM
Shade-central City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
Shade-central City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,945 $13,538
Shade-central City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,370 $13,526
Shade-central City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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