Washington Polytechnic Academy (Closed 2008)

Washington Polytechnic Academy served 231 students in grades 6-8.
Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (05-06)20 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Washington Polytechnic Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington Polytechnic Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Polytechnic Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 1988-89 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
72%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Polytechnic Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
27%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Polytechnic Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Polytechnic Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.410.53
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Polytechnic Academy and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington Polytechnic Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Polytechnic Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePittsburgh School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Polytechnic Academy is Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 187 students
    0.1 miles
    220 40th Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-5740
    0.1 6-8 187
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Arsenal K-5 Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
    0.2 miles
    215 39th St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15201
    (412) 529-5307
    0.2 PK-5 266
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Woolslair K-5 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 208 students
    0.5 miles
    501 40th St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
    (412) 529-8800
    0.5 K-5 208
  • Pittsburgh Reserve Primary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-3 | 163 students
    1.1 miles
    2107 Lonsdale St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 492-1200
    1.1 K-3 163
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Spring Garden Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 1 student
    1.3 miles
    1501 Spring Garden Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    (412) 325-4591
    1.3 PK 1
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