Slippery Rock Area Middle School

  • Slippery Rock Area Middle School serves 502 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Slippery Rock Area Middle School operates within the Slippery Rock Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 502 students
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Slippery Rock Area Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Slippery Rock Area Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 16:1 15:1
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
n/a
15%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
95%
68%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Slippery Rock Area Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.10 0.25
Slippery Rock Area Middle 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.
29%
41%
Slippery Rock Area Middle 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%
Slippery Rock Area Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Slippery Rock Area School District's student population of 2,035 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,191 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,323 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Slippery Rock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,035 1,497
Slippery Rock Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
Slippery Rock Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $20 MM
Slippery Rock Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,191 $13,911
Slippery Rock Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,323 $13,599
Slippery Rock Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Slippery RockSlippery Rock Area Elementary School
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