2743 Washington Blvd
Mckeesport, PA 15133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
South Allegheny Ms/hs served 711 students in grades 7-12.
South Allegheny Ms/hs 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 was 28% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 52% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 7% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
711 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2162 out of 2797 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
13%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
93%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
5%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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