Sharon High School

1129 East State St, Sharon, PA 16146 | (724) 983-4031
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 663
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 663 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Made AYP
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1129 E State St, Sharon, PA 16146
  • Principal or Admin: Leonard Rich
School District Details
  • Sharon City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,246
  • Graduation Rate: 68.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.3
  • Enrolled Students: 2,129

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 663
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 343 (51.7%)
  • Females: 314 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 366 (55.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 411 (62.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sharon High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19729.7%
Asian40.6%
Hispanic50.8%
White45168.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sharon High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade18127.3%
10th Grade15723.7%
11th Grade14722.2%
12th Grade15623.5%
Ungraded223.3%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
61.4%
District:
68.2%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
86.4%
District:
86.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.9%
District:
2.0%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
66.7%
District:
66.7%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
62.7%
District:
62.7%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Sharon High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201055.3%55.6%59.6%
 
Reading Test
201054.4%54.8%67.2%
 
Science Test
201022.4%22.9%39.8%
 
Writing Test
201060.6%60.9%80.7%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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