Pittsburg J High School

313 Broach St
Pittsburg, TX 75686
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Pittsburg J High School serves 373 students in grades 7-8.
Pittsburg J High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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 J High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Pittsburg J High School's student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsburg J High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 J High School is 0.67, 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
#1830 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
38%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
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 J High School is Pittsburg High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chapel Hill J High School (9.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburg Primary (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 426 students
    0.1 miles
    405 Broach St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-6482
    0.1 PK-1 426
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 647 students
    0.7 miles
    300 S Texas St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-3646
    0.7 9-12 647
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 555 students
    1.0 miles
    110 Fulton St
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 856-6472
    1 2-4 555
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Intermediate School Math: 84% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-6 | 343 students
    1.7 miles
    209 Lafeyette
    Pittsburg, TX 75686
    (903) 855-3395
    1.7 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
    8.9 miles
    1069 Cr 4660
    Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (903) 572-1086
    8.9 9-12 359

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