Pittsburgh Liberty K-5

601 Filbert St
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 serves 408 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Pittsburgh Liberty K-5's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2069 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
73%
15%
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White
13%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburgh School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 (0.8 miles away)
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  • 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
    0.8 miles
    201 S Graham St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-2010
    0.8 PK-5 295
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 952 students
    0.8 miles
    515 N. Highland Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-5980
    0.8 6-12 952
  • 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
    0.9 miles
    437 Turret Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 361-1008
    0.9 K-5 276
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Linden K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    1.1 miles
    725 S Linden Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15208
    (412) 529-3996
    1.1 K-5 317
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Lincoln K-5 Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 206 students
    1.2 miles
    328 Lincoln Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-3980
    1.2 PK-5 206

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