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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Penn Hills SD School District serving 2,295 students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Penn Hills SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Linton Middle School
    250 Aster St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15235
    (412)795-3000

    Grades: 5-8 | 962 students
  • Pittsburgh Penn Hills Senior High School
    309 Collins Drive
    Pittsburgh, PA 15235
    (412)793-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1333 students

Overview

School District NamePenn Hills SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,295 students
# of Teachers157 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,160 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,135 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students21 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students40 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students1,477 students
% Black Students
64%
# of White Students689 students
% White Students
30%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students59 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade:257
# of Students in 6th Grade:232
# of Students in 7th Grade:224
# of Students in 8th Grade:249
# of Students in 9th Grade:318
# of Students in 10th Grade:343
# of Students in 11th Grade:304
# of Students in 12th Grade:368
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Penn Hills SD 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 81% has decreased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Penn Hills SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Penn Hills SD 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
81%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Penn Hills SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,759 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,933 is higher than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$73 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Penn Hills SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$82 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Penn Hills SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,759$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Penn Hills SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,933$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Penn Hills SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Penn Hills SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Linton Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.