Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School (Closed 2012)

1101 North Murtland Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School served 350 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students350 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rankn/a
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
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Black
98%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
n/a
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.26
This chart display the diversity score of Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)55-59%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pittsburgh Westinghouse 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 Westinghouse 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

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