Clairton City School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 775 students in Clairton City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Clairton City School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Clairton City School District are Clairton Elementary School and Clairton Middle School High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Clairton City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Clairton City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Clairton City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,982 Schools
# Students
775 Students
1,706,058 Students
# Teachers
65 Teachers
117,559 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Clairton City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 706 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 70-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#627 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clairton City   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clairton City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clairton City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clairton City   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.53
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,610 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
66,991 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
15 Students
194,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
11%
# Black Students
510 Students
247,664 Students
% Black Students
66%
15%
# White Students
145 Students
1,124,884 Students
% White Students
19%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
99 Students
66,958 Students
% of Two or more races Students
13%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,804
# Students in K Grade:
76
120,194
# Students in 1st Grade:
72
125,820
# Students in 2nd Grade:
69
126,002
# Students in 3rd Grade:
69
129,075
# Students in 4th Grade:
67
133,051
# Students in 5th Grade:
66
133,787
# Students in 6th Grade:
55
132,654
# Students in 7th Grade:
55
132,136
# Students in 8th Grade:
62
133,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
53
139,372
# Students in 10th Grade:
42
133,654
# Students in 11th Grade:
42
130,195
# Students in 12th Grade:
47
128,956
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,884 is higher than the state median of $15,879. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,650 is higher than the state median of $15,178. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clairton City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$18 MM
$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Clairton City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,884
$15,879
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clairton City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,650
$15,178
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clairton City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Clairton City School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clairton Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
501 Waddell Ave
Clairton, PA 15025
(412) 233-9200
Grades: K-5
| 419 students
Rank: #22.
Clairton Middle School High School
Math: 13% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
501 Waddell Ave
Clairton, PA 15025
(412) 233-9200
Grades: 6-12
| 356 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 775 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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