Avonworth Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 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
256 Josephs Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone
(412) 366-9650
District
AVONWORTH SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
271
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 50
Proficiency in Reading 77 61
Proficiency in Math 42 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 46
Proficiency in Reading 82 61
Proficiency in Math 42.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.59
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.17
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 153 56.5%
Grade 8 118 43.5%
Total 271 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.9% 93.4% 67.2%
Black 1.5% 2.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.0% 1.6% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 2.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.7% 11.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 10.4% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 1.2% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,753 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,096.2 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.9% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.3% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.4% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 14.9% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,762 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.1% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.7% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.8% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.1% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.2% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.6% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,549 $16,004,124 56.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $841 $1,409,516 5.0%
Staff $274 $459,224 1.6%
General Administration $423 $708,948 2.5%
School Administration $706 $1,183,256 4.2%
Operation $1,150 $1,927,400 6.8%
Transportation $728 $1,220,128 4.3%
Other $485 $812,860 2.9%
Total Support $4,607 $7,721,332 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,819 $4,724,644 16.6%
Total Expenditures $16,975 $28,450,100 100.0%
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%