Ohara 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
115 Cabin Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Phone
(412) 963-0333
District
FOX CHAPEL AREA SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
700
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.8% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 94 60
Proficiency in Reading 93 65
Proficiency in Math 94 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 52
Proficiency in Reading 86 61
Proficiency in Math 82 44

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 53
Proficiency in Reading 88 60
Proficiency in Math 82 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.78
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.58
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 114 16.3%
Grade 1 115 16.4%
Grade 2 114 16.3%
Grade 3 110 15.7%
Grade 4 130 18.6%
Grade 5 117 16.7%
Total 700 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.7% 84.5% 68.7%
Black 2.4% 3.7% 15.6%
Hispanic 5.0% 3.5% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.9% 8.2% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.0% 18.8% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.0% 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%