West Mifflin Area SD School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,564 students in West Mifflin Area SD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in West Mifflin Area SD School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in West Mifflin Area SD School District are Clara Barton Elementary School, West Mifflin Area High School and West Mifflin Area MiddleSchool. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. West Mifflin Area SD School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

West Mifflin Area SD 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
West Mifflin Area SD School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,946 Schools
# Students
2,564 Students
1,684,293 Students
# Teachers
184 Teachers
120,123 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

West Mifflin Area SD School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 701 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 decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#490 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Mifflin Area SD  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Mifflin Area 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Mifflin Area 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Mifflin Area SD  School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.56
# American Indian Students
1 Student
2,726 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
29 Students
72,728 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
93 Students
219,362 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
13%
# Black Students
651 Students
244,983 Students
% Black Students
25%
15%
# White Students
1,512 Students
1,064,795 Students
% White Students
59%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
1,459 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
275 Students
77,126 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
35
6,463
# Students in K Grade:
143
109,625
# Students in 1st Grade:
162
123,218
# Students in 2nd Grade:
156
123,669
# Students in 3rd Grade:
175
124,533
# Students in 4th Grade:
153
126,959
# Students in 5th Grade:
164
127,713
# Students in 6th Grade:
183
131,511
# Students in 7th Grade:
243
136,339
# Students in 8th Grade:
254
136,694
# Students in 9th Grade:
238
140,084
# Students in 10th Grade:
230
136,062
# Students in 11th Grade:
215
131,784
# Students in 12th Grade:
213
129,639
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,905 is higher than the state median of $18,473. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,885 is higher than the state median of $17,771. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$56 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Mifflin Area SD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$51 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of West Mifflin Area SD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,905
$18,473
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Mifflin Area SD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,885
$17,771
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Mifflin Area SD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best West Mifflin Area SD School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clara Barton Elementary School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
764 Beverly Dr
West Mifflin, PA 15122
(412) 466-9131
Grades: K-3
| 221 students
Rank: #22.
West Mifflin Area High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
91 Commonwealth Ave
West Mifflin, PA 15122
(412) 466-9131
Grades: 9-12
| 896 students
Rank: #33.
West Mifflin Area MiddleSchool
Math: 31% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
81 Commonwealth Ave
West Mifflin, PA 15122
(412) 466-9131
Grades: 4-8
| 997 students
Rank: n/an/a
4315 Eliza St
West Mifflin, PA 15122
(412) 466-9131
Grades: PK-3
| 450 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • West Mifflin Area SD School District
  • 1020 Lebanon Road, Suite 250, West Mifflin, PA, 15122-1036
  • (412) 466-9131
  • wmasd.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,564 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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