Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School

805 West Centre Street
Shenandoah, PA 17976
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School serves 500 students in grades 7-12.
Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School's student population of 500 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2404 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
54%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.53
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShenandoah Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shenandoah Valley Junior Senior High School is Schuylkill Technology Centers-north Camp (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mahanoy Area Junior Senior High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shenandoah Valley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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