Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School (Closed 2013)

5101 Hillcrest St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School served 201 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
60-64%
74%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
40-44%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
93%
15%
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White
2%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.130.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburgh School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pittsburgh Fort Pitt K-5 Elementary School is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
    0.4 miles
    201 S Graham St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-2010
    0.4 PK-5 295
  • Pittsburgh Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 276 students
    0.7 miles
    437 Turret Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 361-1008
    0.7 K-5 276
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    0.9 miles
    4801 Stanton Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-2040
    0.9 PK-8 252
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 208 students
    0.9 miles
    501 40th St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    (412) 529-8800
    0.9 K-5 208
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 187 students
    1.1 miles
    220 40th Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-5740
    1.1 6-8 187
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