Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8

4801 Stanton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8 serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8's student population of 252 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pittsburgh Sunnyside K-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 Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1910 out of 2797 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
62%
15%
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White
25%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 252 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 20%)

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