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 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students230 students
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Shade Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Shade Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeShade Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Shade Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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 (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsShade Junior Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.020.51
Shade Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
46%
41%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Shade Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Shade-central City School District's student population of 467 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,167 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,270 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameShade-central City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed4671,497
Shade-central City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%89%
Shade-central City School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$8 MM$21 MM
Shade-central City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$7 MM$20 MM
Shade-central City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,167$12,967
Shade-central City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,270$12,300
Shade-central City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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