Pittsburgh Oliver

  • Pittsburgh Oliver serves 112 students in grades 4-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Pittsburgh Oliver 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 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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Pittsburgh Oliver places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Pittsburgh Oliver's student population of 112 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pittsburgh Oliver is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,808 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pittsburgh Oliver is 0.28, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
84%
16%
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White
9%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pittsburgh Oliver.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.280.26
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Graduation Rate≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pittsburgh Oliver 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 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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