Sharon High School

  • Sharon High School serves 535 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sharon High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Sharon High School's student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharon High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon High School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1730 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
23%
15%
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White
66%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.52
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharon City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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