North Hills Middle School

  • North Hills Middle School serves 641 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Hills Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Hills Middle School's student population of 641 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Hills Middle School is 0.22, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#788 out of 2814 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Hills School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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