Paynter Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3454 Pleasantvue Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
Phone
(412) 885-7535
District
BALDWIN-WHITEHALL SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
799
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.7% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Paynter Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 59
Proficiency in Reading 77 64
Proficiency in Math 67 54

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 52
Proficiency in Reading 77 60
Proficiency in Math 62 44

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 52
Proficiency in Reading 57 60
Proficiency in Math 67 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.92
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 136 17.0%
Grade 1 137 17.1%
Grade 2 135 16.9%
Grade 3 123 15.4%
Grade 4 141 17.6%
Grade 5 127 15.9%
Total 799 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.2% 75.7% 67.2%
Black 6.7% 5.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 2.5% 1.9% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 23.1% 16.3% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.8% 40.4% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.4% 35.7% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 4.7% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,498 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,291.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.4% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 20.7% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,607 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.2% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.2% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.9% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.4% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.7% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.8% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.1% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.0% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,649 $32,378,217 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $486 $2,057,238 3.4%
Staff $284 $1,202,172 2.0%
General Administration $320 $1,354,560 2.2%
School Administration $618 $2,615,994 4.3%
Operation $1,452 $6,146,316 10.1%
Transportation $887 $3,754,671 6.2%
Other $387 $1,638,171 2.7%
Total Support $4,434 $18,769,122 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,259 $9,562,347 15.7%
Total Expenditures $14,342 $60,709,686 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%