Pittsburgh Schenley High School (Closed 2012)

Pittsburgh Schenley High School served 171 students in grades 12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50-54% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 75%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 72%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 77% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
50-54%
75%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
60-64%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
69%
15%
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White
23%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pittsburgh Schenley High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.470.53
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
82%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pittsburgh Schenley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pittsburgh Schenley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburgh School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pittsburgh Schenley High School is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 952 students
    0.1 miles
    515 N. Highland Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-5980
    0.1 6-12 952
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Lincoln K-5 Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 206 students
    0.4 miles
    328 Lincoln Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-3980
    0.4 PK-5 206
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Linden K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 317 students
    0.7 miles
    725 S Linden Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15208
    (412) 529-3996
    0.7 K-5 317
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Dilworth K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    0.8 miles
    6200 Stanton Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-5000
    0.8 PK-5 463
  • Pittsburgh Academy At Westinghouse Math: 6% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 687 students
    0.9 miles
    1101 N. Murtland Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15208
    (412) 529-3940
    0.9 6-12 687
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