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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Duquesne City School District serving 324 students in Duquesne, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Duquesne City School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Duquesne Duquesne Elementary School
    300 Kennedy Avenue
    Duquesne, PA 15110
    (412)466-5300

    Grades: PK-6 | 324 students
  • Duquesne Duquesne Junior High School
    300 Kennedy Ave
    Duquesne, PA 15110
    (412)466-9600

    Grades: 7-8 | n/a students

Overview

School District NameDuquesne City School District
# of Schools2
# of Students324
# of Teachers30
Student : Teacher Ratio11
# of Male Students146
% Male Students
45%
# of Female Students178
% Female Students
55%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.50
# of American Indian Students10
% American Indian Students
3%
# of Asian Students1
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students3
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students219
% Black Students
68%
# of White Students40
% White Students
12%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students51
% of Two or more races Students
16%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:22
# of Students in Kindergarten:47
# of Students in 1st Grade:45
# of Students in 2nd Grade:44
# of Students in 3rd Grade:57
# of Students in 4th Grade:38
# of Students in 5th Grade:35
# of Students in 6th Grade:36
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Duquesne City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 21-39% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Duquesne 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Duquesne 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(12-13)
21-39%
85%

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $46,028 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $42,054 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$16 MM$19 MM
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Spending$15 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Duquesne City School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$46,028$13,048
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Duquesne City School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$42,054$12,915
This chart display average spending per public school student in Duquesne City School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Duquesne City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.50, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Duquesne Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.