Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School

Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School serves 276 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.

Top Placements

Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School's student population of 276 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School 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 Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School is 0.04, which is less 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
#2423 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)
35-39%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
Hispanic
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11%
Black
98%
15%
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White
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66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUrban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Charter School is Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Montessori K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
    0.3 miles
    201 S Graham St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-2010
    0.3 PK-5 295
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Dilworth K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    0.6 miles
    6200 Stanton Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-5000
    0.6 PK-5 463
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Fulton K-5 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
    0.7 miles
    5799 Hampton St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-4600
    0.7 PK-5 335
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 952 students
    0.8 miles
    515 N. Highland Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 529-5980
    0.8 6-12 952
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Liberty K-5 Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 408 students
    0.9 miles
    601 Filbert St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15232
    (412) 529-8450
    0.9 K-5 408

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