Shippensburg Area High School

201 Eberly Dr, Shippensburg, PA 17257 | (717) 530-2730
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,075
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 201 Eberly Drive, Shippensburg, PA 17257
  • Principal or Admin: Bruce Levy
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,075
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 69.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 522 (48.6%)
  • Females: 527 (49.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shippensburg Area High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black393.6%
Asian80.7%
Hispanic161.5%
White98491.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shippensburg Area High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29927.8%
10th Grade28526.5%
11th Grade26124.3%
12th Grade23021.4%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
24.5%
District:
31.1%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
88.1%
District:
88.1%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.0%
District:
1.3%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
68.0%
District:
68.0%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
61.9%
District:
61.9%
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 Shippensburg Area 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
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Verbal Average Score: 476.7
Math Average Score: 489.2
Writing Average Score: 464.0

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201052.0%52.0%59.6%
200940.6%40.6%55.6%
200855.7%55.7%55.9%
 
Reading Test
201061.5%61.5%67.2%
200940.6%40.6%65.2%
200859.0%59.0%64.7%
 
Science Test
201030.4%30.4%39.8%
200922.2%22.2%39.7%
200831.6%31.5%35.7%
 
Writing Test
201064.5%64.5%80.7%
2009---
200879.4%79.4%85.8%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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