For the 2012-2013 school year, Shenango High School received the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Academics. Only 428 schools across Pennsylvania were recognized for achieving a 90 percent or higher on the 2012-2013 school performance profile.
In 2013 and 2014, Shenango High School earned the Silver Award for being one of the best high schools in Pennsylvania and the country. In 2013, Shenango High School ranked 60th out of the 687 high school in the state. In 2014, Shenango High School improved their ranking to the 54th highest performing high school in Pennsylvania.
In 2009, Shenango High School was recognized by BusinessWeek as the “Most Improved High School” in Pennsylvania.