Dorseyville Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
3732 Saxonburg Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Phone
(412) 767-5343
District
FOX CHAPEL AREA SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
923
Classroom Teachers
90

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Dorseyville Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 51
Proficiency in Reading 84 63
Proficiency in Math 67 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 51
Proficiency in Reading 87 62
Proficiency in Math 68 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 46
Proficiency in Reading 87 62
Proficiency in Math 67.4 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.58
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 298 32.3%
Grade 7 312 33.8%
Grade 8 313 33.9%
Total 923 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.7% 84.5% 68.7%
Black 3.9% 3.7% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.0% 3.5% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.2% 8.2% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.3% 18.8% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.3% 17.4% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.0% 1.4% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,208 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 851.7 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.6% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.5% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 18.3% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,807 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 55.1% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.0% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.9% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.7% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.7% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.1% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,941 $53,873,383 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $992 $4,129,696 4.0%
Staff $691 $2,876,633 2.8%
General Administration $741 $3,084,783 3.0%
School Administration $826 $3,438,638 3.4%
Operation $1,618 $6,735,734 6.6%
Transportation $927 $3,859,101 3.8%
Other $529 $2,202,227 2.2%
Total Support $6,324 $26,326,812 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,310 $22,105,530 21.6%
Total Expenditures $24,574 $102,301,562 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%