Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School

Tel: (412)622-8450
Grades: KG-5

398 students

Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School serves 398 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School operates within the Pittsburgh School District.

Overview

The student population of 398 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 398 students
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2013)
Black
68%
16%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
20%
70%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.24
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
36%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,965 students has grown by 35% over five years.
School District Name Pittsburgh School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
3
Number of Students Managed 37,965 1,564
Pittsburgh   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $617 MM n/a
District Spending $625 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $22,073 $0
Pittsburgh   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,352 $0
Pittsburgh   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Montessori K-8 (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Montessori K-8
    Magnet School
    201 South Graham St
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)665-2010
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 367 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Obama 6-12
    129 Denniston Ave
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)622-5980
    0.8 mi | 960 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PittsburghUrban League Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School
    Charter School
    327 North Negley Ave
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)361-1008
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 214 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Online Academy
    341 South Bellefield Ave
    PittsburghPA 15213
    (412)622-3510
    1.1 mi | 66 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School
    5101 Hillcrest St
    PittsburghPA 15224
    (412)665-2020
    1.1 mi | 201 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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