Pittsburg High School

300 S Texas St
Pittsburg, TX 75686
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Pittsburg High School serves 647 students in grades 9-12.
Pittsburg High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pittsburg High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Pittsburg High School's student population of 647 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsburg High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pittsburg High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1440 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
39%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburg Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pittsburg High School is Chapel Hill High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburg J High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburg Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 555 students
    0.5 miles
    110 Fulton St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-6472
    0.5 2-4 555
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg J High School Math: 58% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 373 students
    0.7 miles
    313 Broach St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-6432
    0.7 7-8 373
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 426 students
    0.8 miles
    405 Broach St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-6482
    0.8 PK-1 426
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Intermediate School Math: 84% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-6 | 343 students
    1.1 miles
    209 Lafeyette
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 855-3395
    1.1 5-6 343
  • Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 359 students
    9.2 miles
    1069 Cr 4660
    Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (903) 572-1086
    9.2 9-12 359

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