Kittanning Junior High School (Closed 2018)

  • Kittanning Junior High School served 356 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 33% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 56% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Kittanning Junior 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Kittanning Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (14-15)#2053 out of 2868 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Black
2%
15%
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White
98%
66%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kittanning Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kittanning Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArmstrong School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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