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 Andy Hudak, Rylan Zupko, Zack Morgan, and Emma Tolley for advancing to the finals for the Pennsylvania State Journalism Competition that will be held on April 3rd at Penn State Main Campus.
  • Andy Hudak (12th Grade) is a finalist in Newspaper Feature Writing 
  • Rylan Zupko (10th Grade) is a finalist in Editorial Writing
  • Zack Morgan (10th Grade) is a finalist in Newspaper Photography
  • Emma Tolley (10th Grade) is a finalist in Literary Magazine Poetry
Congratulations on being selected as finalists, and best of luck on April 3rd!
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