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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
691
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.9% 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 87 51
Proficiency in Reading 97 62
Proficiency in Math 77 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 50
Proficiency in Reading 92 61
Proficiency in Math 72 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 46
Proficiency in Reading 92 61
Proficiency in Math 72.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.96
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.17
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 220 31.8%
Grade 7 226 32.7%
Grade 8 245 35.5%
Total 691 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.9% 89.1% 67.2%
Black 1.1% 1.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 2.1% 2.7% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.3% 6.2% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.3% 12.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 11.6% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 1.1% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,540 12,801,989
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 5,023,142
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%