Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5

501 40th St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 serves 208 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 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 30-34% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5's student population of 208 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 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 Woolslair K-5 is 0.56, 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
#2307 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
61%
15%
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White
24%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
2%
5%
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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 Woolslair K-5 is Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Arsenal K-5 (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Arsenal K-5 Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
    0.4 miles
    215 39th St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-5307
    0.4 PK-5 266
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 187 students
    0.5 miles
    220 40th Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-5740
    0.5 6-8 187
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 384 students
    1.0 miles
    3117 Centre Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 529-5900
    1 6-12 384
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
    1.2 miles
    201 S Graham St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-2010
    1.2 PK-5 295
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 408 students
    1.4 miles
    601 Filbert St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15232
    (412) 529-8450
    1.4 K-5 408

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