300 Kennedy Avenue
Duquesne, PA 15110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Duquesne Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Duquesne Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Duquesne Elementary School's student population of 328 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Duquesne Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Duquesne Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2660 out of 2797 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
76%
15%
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White
9%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
1%
7%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 328 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41 (Top 30%)

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