Mellon 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
11 Castle Shannon Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
Phone
(412) 344-2122
District
MT LEBANON SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
669
Classroom Teachers
55

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.4% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 51
Proficiency in Reading 87 62
Proficiency in Math 72 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 50
Proficiency in Reading 82 61
Proficiency in Math 67 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 46
Proficiency in Reading 87 61
Proficiency in Math 57.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.21
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.17
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 211 31.5%
Grade 7 217 32.4%
Grade 8 241 36.0%
Total 669 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.9% 89.1% 67.2%
Black 2.5% 1.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 3.4% 2.7% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.2% 6.2% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.3% 12.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 11.6% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 1.1% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,540 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,404.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.7% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 20.2% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,683 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 71.1% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.4% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.8% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.0% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.9% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 6.5% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,836 $53,498,004 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $831 $4,519,809 4.5%
Staff $337 $1,832,943 1.8%
General Administration $406 $2,208,234 2.2%
School Administration $654 $3,557,106 3.6%
Operation $1,737 $9,447,543 9.4%
Transportation $268 $1,457,652 1.5%
Other $450 $2,447,550 2.4%
Total Support $4,683 $25,470,837 25.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,894 $21,179,466 21.1%
Total Expenditures $18,413 $100,148,307 100.0%
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%