Shaler Area Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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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
1810 Mt Royal Blvd
Glenshaw, PA 15116
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
665
Classroom Teachers
61

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

5

(10 is best)

Better than 40.4% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 51
Proficiency in Reading 70 62
Proficiency in Math 42 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 46
Proficiency in Reading 66 62
Proficiency in Math 27.5 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.97
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.04
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 373 56.1%
Grade 8 292 43.9%
Total 665 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.0% 94.7% 68.7%
Black 2.5% 2.4% 15.6%
Hispanic 0.9% 1.3% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 1.4% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.1% 36.2% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.6% 32.4% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 3.8% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 38,872 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,641.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.2% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.9% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 20.0% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 17,189 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.5% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.0% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.8% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.0% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,318 $41,474,418 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $967 $4,304,117 5.6%
Staff $418 $1,860,518 2.4%
General Administration $321 $1,428,771 1.9%
School Administration $650 $2,893,150 3.7%
Operation $1,585 $7,054,835 9.1%
Transportation $1,031 $4,588,981 5.9%
Other $502 $2,234,402 2.9%
Total Support $5,475 $24,369,225 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,573 $11,452,423 14.8%
Total Expenditures $17,366 $77,296,066 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%