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
899
Classroom Teachers
85

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.3% 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 75 51
Proficiency in Reading 82 62
Proficiency in Math 67 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 50
Proficiency in Reading 87 61
Proficiency in Math 67 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 46
Proficiency in Reading 86 61
Proficiency in Math 66.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.55
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.67
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 317 35.3%
Grade 7 282 31.4%
Grade 8 300 33.4%
Total 899 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.9% 83.9% 67.2%
Black 4.4% 3.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.7% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.6% 8.4% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.1% 20.9% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.4% 18.9% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 2.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 29,015 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 846.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.8% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 19.0% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,768 5,023,142
Single Parent Households With Children 7.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.3% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 27.8% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.7% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.4% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.8% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.2% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.2% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.9% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,628 $55,711,264 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,086 $4,439,568 4.4%
Staff $860 $3,515,680 3.5%
General Administration $906 $3,703,728 3.7%
School Administration $878 $3,589,264 3.5%
Operation $1,852 $7,570,976 7.5%
Transportation $852 $3,482,976 3.4%
Other $508 $2,076,704 2.0%
Total Support $6,941 $28,374,808 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,232 $17,300,416 17.1%
Total Expenditures $24,801 $101,386,488 100.0%
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%