Slippery Rock Area High School


Welcome to Slippery Rock Area High School


Welcome to Slippery Rock Area High School. Located in Butler County, roughly 50 miles north of Pittsburgh, the High School serves approximately 650 students in grades 9-12. Our high school experience offers students a wide variety of educational experiences, from robust academics including over 20 AP and Honors courses, to highly competitive athletics and state recognized fine arts programs. 

Voted among America’s Best High Schools in 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 the District’s mission to cultivate knowledge and encourage independence is reinforced daily by our talented and dedicated faculty.  Our experienced classroom teachers, guidance counselors, and support staff consistently provide an excellent learning environment for our students, while assisting them in realizing their academic, career, and social/emotional goals.


Go Rockets!

Congratulations to Andrew Hudak and Gabrielle Schwartz.  Pictured here with Assistant Principal Mr. Garrett Miller, Andrew and Gabrielle are being recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation as 2024 Commended Students.  This national honor comes as a result of their outstanding performance on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) taken as 10th graders at Slippery Rock Area High School in the Fall of 2022.
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Butler County's 2024 Distinguished Young Woman Award Recipients:
Kelsey Stover and Meghan Bencic (Class of 2024) were both recently named as Butler County's 2024 Distinguished Young Women.
You can read more about their recognition and next steps on the Butler Eagle's website at the links below:
Congratulations to Kelsey and Meghan! Way to go, ladies!