Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 serves 174 students in grades 6-8.
Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 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 20-24% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8's student population of 174 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 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 Schiller 6-8 is 0.55, which is more 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
#2332 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
61%
15%
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White
27%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
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 to Pittsburgh Schiller 6-8 is Pittsburgh Capa 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburgh King K-8 (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Provident Charter School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Provident Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 136 students
    0.5 miles
    1400 Troy Hill Road
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 636-2014
    0.5 3-6 136
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh King K-8 Math: 7% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
    0.7 miles
    50 Montgomery Place
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 529-4160
    0.7 PK-8 430
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Spring Garden Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 1 student
    0.7 miles
    1501 Spring Garden Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 325-4591
    0.7 PK 1
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Spring Hill K-5 Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 177 students
    0.7 miles
    1351 Damas St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 529-3000
    0.7 PK-5 177
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Allegheny 6-8 Magnet School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 215 students
    0.8 miles
    810 Arch Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 529-4115
    0.8 6-8 215

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