Fairview Elementary School

738 Dorseyville Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Fairview Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Fairview Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Fairview Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Fairview Elementary School's student population of 358 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 Kindergarten-5
Total Students
358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Fairview Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Fairview Elementary School is 0.26, 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
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 2797 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Btm 50%)

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