Wilkinsburg Senior High School

  • Wilkinsburg Senior High School serves 113 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Wilkinsburg Senior High 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Wilkinsburg Senior High School's student population of 113 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students113 students
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers

School Comparison

  • Wilkinsburg Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilkinsburg Senior High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2614 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤20%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)≤20%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
Asian
100%
4%
Diversity Scoren/a0.27
Graduation Rate (15-16)50-59%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilkinsburg Borough SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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