Harrison 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
129 Windvale Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Phone
(412) 885-7530
District
BALDWIN-WHITEHALL SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
937
Classroom Teachers
54

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 51
Proficiency in Reading 69 62
Proficiency in Math 52 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 50
Proficiency in Reading 73 61
Proficiency in Math 55 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 46
Proficiency in Reading 68 61
Proficiency in Math 31.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.26
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.92
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 296 31.6%
Grade 7 323 34.5%
Grade 8 318 33.9%
Total 937 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.2% 75.7% 67.2%
Black 6.5% 5.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.7% 1.9% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.6% 16.3% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.2% 40.4% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.7% 35.7% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 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%