Jefferson 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
21 Moffett St
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Phone
(412) 344-2120
District
MT LEBANON SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
615
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 52
Proficiency in Reading 95 64
Proficiency in Math 74 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 48
Proficiency in Reading 93 59
Proficiency in Math 75 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 45
Proficiency in Reading 97 59
Proficiency in Math 71.6 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.59
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 231 37.6%
Grade 7 196 31.9%
Grade 8 188 30.6%
Total 615 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.6% 90.2% 69.9%
Black 1.3% 1.5% 15.3%
Hispanic 2.1% 2.4% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.8% 5.7% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.6% 10.6% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 9.5% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 1.2% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,865 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,458.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.0% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.3% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.5% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.3% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 19.9% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,951 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.1% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 68.9% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.7% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.7% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.5% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.3% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,762 $45,869,070 41.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $760 $3,978,600 3.6%
Staff $333 $1,743,255 1.6%
General Administration $351 $1,837,485 1.7%
School Administration $581 $3,041,535 2.8%
Operation $1,601 $8,381,235 7.7%
Transportation $211 $1,104,585 1.0%
Other $425 $2,224,875 2.0%
Total Support $4,262 $22,311,570 20.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,876 $41,230,860 37.7%
Total Expenditures $20,900 $109,411,500 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,814 $13,359,337,416 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $639 $1,092,703,063 3.9%
Staff $395 $675,134,221 2.4%
General Administration $343 $585,885,527 2.1%
School Administration $605 $1,034,806,948 3.7%
Operation $1,309 $2,238,668,762 8.1%
Transportation $716 $1,223,263,999 4.4%
Other $415 $709,440,155 2.6%
Total Support $4,422 $7,559,874,856 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,951 $6,755,211,657 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,187 $27,674,469,082 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%