Pittsburgh King K-8

  • Pittsburgh King K-8 serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Pittsburgh King K-8's student population of 473 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pittsburgh King K-8's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pittsburgh King K-8 is 0.27, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2760 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
85%
15%
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White
3%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pittsburgh King K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.270.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pittsburgh King K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburgh SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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