Shaler Area High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
381 Wible Run Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15209
Phone
(412) 492-1200
District
SHALER AREA SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1322
Classroom Teachers
106

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Shaler Area High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 68
Proficiency in Reading 78 72
Proficiency in Math 69 64

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.46
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.63
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 369 27.9%
Grade 10 300 22.7%
Grade 11 335 25.3%
Grade 12 318 24.1%
Total 1322 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.4% 94.3% 67.2%
Black 2.9% 2.4% 15.6%
Hispanic 0.8% 1.7% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.2% 30.8% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.8% 26.4% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 4.4% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 38,620 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,624.5 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.9% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 20.1% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 17,272 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 4.9% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.4% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.9% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.8% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.1% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.7% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.1% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,691 $42,310,906 48.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,006 $4,392,196 5.1%
Staff $332 $1,449,512 1.7%
General Administration $178 $777,148 0.9%
School Administration $705 $3,078,030 3.6%
Operation $1,672 $7,299,952 8.4%
Transportation $621 $2,711,286 3.1%
Other $488 $2,130,608 2.5%
Total Support $5,002 $21,838,732 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,167 $22,559,122 26.0%
Total Expenditures $19,860 $86,708,760 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%