Charles A Huston Middle School

  • Charles A Huston Middle School serves 424 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Charles A Huston Middle School's student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charles A Huston Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charles A Huston Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1591 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
93%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurrell SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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