Wilkinsburg Borough School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Wilkinsburg Borough School District serving 746 students in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Wilkinsburg Borough School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Kelly Elementary School
    400 Kelly Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15221
    (412)371-9504

    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
  • Pittsburgh Turner Elementary School
    1833 Laketon Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15221
    (412)731-5883

    Grades: PK-6 | 231 students
  • Pittsburgh Wilkinsburg Middle School
    747 Wallace Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15221
    (412)244-9303

    Grades: 7-8 | 87 students
  • Pittsburgh Wilkinsburg Senior High School
    747 Wallace Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15221
    (412)371-9500

    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students

Overview

School District NameWilkinsburg Borough School District
# of Schools4
# of Students746
# of Teachers80
Student : Teacher Ratio9
# of Male Students370
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students376
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.10
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students4
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students705
% Black Students
95%
# of White Students17
% White Students
2%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students18
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:53
# of Students in Kindergarten:99
# of Students in 1st Grade:70
# of Students in 2nd Grade:82
# of Students in 3rd Grade:61
# of Students in 4th Grade:55
# of Students in 5th Grade:62
# of Students in 6th Grade:64
# of Students in 7th Grade:46
# of Students in 8th Grade:41
# of Students in 9th Grade:34
# of Students in 10th Grade:34
# of Students in 11th Grade:21
# of Students in 12th Grade:24
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Wilkinsburg Borough 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 50-59% has increased from 50-54% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilkinsburg Borough 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)
24%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilkinsburg Borough 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 Rate50-59%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $28,044 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $29,509 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The school district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$29 MM$19 MM
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Spending$30 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Wilkinsburg Borough School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$28,044$13,048
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wilkinsburg Borough School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$29,509$12,915
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wilkinsburg Borough 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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Wilkinsburg Borough School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.10, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.51. The most diverse school in the district is Wilkinsburg Senior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.