West Shamokin Jshs



West Shamokin Jshs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Shamokin Jshs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 116
8 112
9 123
10 90
11 81
12 63

West Shamokin Jshs is a public high school of the Armstrong School District located in Rural Valley, PA. It has 585 students in grades 7th through 12th. West Shamokin Jshs is the 422nd largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 9,572nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.5 to 1.

Total Students: 585
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.8

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West Shamokin Jshs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 309
(53%)
1,137
(53%)
 Female 276
(47%)
1,013
(47%)

West Shamokin Jshs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 578
(99%)
2,093
(97%)
 Black 3
(1%)
33
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

West Shamokin Jshs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 350
(60%)
1,202
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(32%)
812
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
136
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Shamokin Jshs is ranked 414th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Shamokin Jshs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Shamokin Jshs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 647
2006 650
2007 613
2008 599
2009 769
2010 584
2011 545
2012 722
2013 715
2014 671
2015 585

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.4
2007 12.5
2008 12.4
2009 13.5
2010 10.9
2011 11.5
2012 12.7
2013 12.8
2014 12.1
2015 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5177743431221
2006 0.42615384615385
2007 0.44861337683524
2008 0.41068447412354
2009 0.38751625487646
2010 0.41952054794521
2011 0.44954128440367
2012 0.39335180055402
2013 0.38181818181818
2014 0.38897168405365
2015 0.4017094017094

Compare West Shamokin Jshs to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.2%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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West Shamokin Jshs
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Public 07 - 12 585 10.5:1  
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