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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
658
Classroom Teachers
54

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.2% 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 81 51
Proficiency in Reading 89 63
Proficiency in Math 72 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 51
Proficiency in Reading 82 62
Proficiency in Math 65 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 46
Proficiency in Reading 88 62
Proficiency in Math 56.8 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.21
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.28
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 236 35.9%
Grade 7 207 31.5%
Grade 8 215 32.7%
Total 658 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.1% 89.9% 68.7%
Black 1.9% 1.7% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.9% 2.3% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.7% 5.8% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.4% 10.2% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 9.7% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 0.6% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,760 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,440.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,909 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 5.0% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.2% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 70.9% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.8% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.9% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.8% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,752 $52,153,696 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $4,235,616 4.5%
Staff $334 $1,786,232 1.9%
General Administration $531 $2,839,788 3.0%
School Administration $613 $3,278,324 3.5%
Operation $1,720 $9,198,560 9.7%
Transportation $274 $1,465,352 1.5%
Other $435 $2,326,380 2.4%
Total Support $4,698 $25,124,904 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,310 $17,701,880 18.6%
Total Expenditures $17,760 $94,980,480 100.0%
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%