Mckeesport Area School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 3,303 students in Mckeesport Area 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 Mckeesport Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mckeesport Area School District are Mckeesport Area Senior High School, Francis Mcclure Elementary School and Twin Rivers Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mckeesport Area School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mckeesport Area 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
4 Schools
2,981 Schools
# Students
3,303 Students
1,705,456 Students
# Teachers
236 Teachers
117,508 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Mckeesport Area 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 76% has decreased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#608 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mckeesport Area   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mckeesport Area   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)
38%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mckeesport Area   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
76%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mckeesport Area   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.53
# American Indian Students
13 Students
2,610 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
66,991 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
194,375 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# Black Students
1,469 Students
247,656 Students
% Black Students
44%
15%
# White Students
1,440 Students
1,124,325 Students
% White Students
44%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
346 Students
66,941 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,800
# Students in K Grade:
218
120,153
# Students in 1st Grade:
243
125,768
# Students in 2nd Grade:
207
125,945
# Students in 3rd Grade:
273
129,030
# Students in 4th Grade:
277
133,005
# Students in 5th Grade:
264
133,737
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
132,610
# Students in 7th Grade:
255
132,085
# Students in 8th Grade:
252
133,317
# Students in 9th Grade:
306
139,322
# Students in 10th Grade:
287
133,615
# Students in 11th Grade:
238
130,154
# Students in 12th Grade:
239
128,915
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,476 is higher than the state median of $16,289. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,737 is higher than the state median of $15,665. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mckeesport Area   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$65 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Mckeesport Area   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,476
$16,289
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mckeesport Area   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,737
$15,665
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mckeesport Area   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Mckeesport Area School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mckeesport Area Senior High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1960 Eden Park Blvd
Mckeesport, PA 15132
(412) 664-3650
Grades: 9-12
| 1,070 students
Rank: #22.
Francis Mcclure Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Longvue Dr
Mckeesport, PA 15131
(412) 664-3740
Grades: K-5
| 706 students
Rank: #33.
Twin Rivers Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Cornell St
Mckeesport, PA 15132
(412) 664-3750
Grades: K-5
| 776 students
Rank: #44.
Founders Hall Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3600 O'neil Boulevard
Mckeesport, PA 15132
(412) 664-3690
Grades: 6-8
| 751 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,303 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 76% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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