Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School

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

409 students

Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School serves 409 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School operates within the Pittsburgh School District.

Overview

The student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 409 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
64%
16%
White
24%
71%
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.
0.53 0.23
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.
55%
34%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,028 students has grown by 28% over five years.
School District Name Pittsburgh School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
3
Number of Students Managed 36,028 1,682
Pittsburgh   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $617 MM $21 MM
Pittsburgh   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $625 MM $20 MM
Pittsburgh   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,073 $12,476
Pittsburgh   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,352 $11,944
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 Obama 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
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  • PittsburghPittsburgh Obama 6-12
    129 Denniston Ave
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)622-5980
    0.8 mi | 861 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Montessori K-8
    Magnet School
    201 South Graham St
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)665-2010
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | 363 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PittsburghUrban League Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School
    Charter School
    327 North Negley Ave
    PittsburghPA 15206
    (412)361-1008
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 224 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PittsburghPittsburgh Linden K-5 Elementary School
    Magnet School
    725 South Linden Ave
    PittsburghPA 15208
    (412)665-3996
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 413 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • 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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Pittsburgh, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.29, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Pittsburgh is Pittsburgh South Hills 6-8 Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.