Clairton Middle School High School

  • Clairton Middle School High School serves 372 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 31% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clairton Middle School High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Clairton Middle School High School's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clairton Middle School High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clairton Middle School High School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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#2618 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clairton Middle School High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clairton Middle School High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Black
66%
15%
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White
20%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clairton Middle School High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clairton Middle School High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.52
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Graduation Rate70-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clairton Middle School High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clairton Middle School High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClairton City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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