Pittsburgh Science And Technology Academ School

Serves grades 6 - 12

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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
107 Thackeray St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone
(412) 529-7620
District
PITTSBURGH SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
575
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.8% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Pittsburgh Science And Technology Academ School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
49%
51%
64%
62%
34%
40%
49%
51%
64%
62%
34%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
50%
64%
61%
44%
39%
54%
50%
64%
61%
44%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
67%
46%
77%
61%
57%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
97%
68%
97%
72%
97%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
12
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Grade 6 81 14.1%
Grade 7 53 9.2%
Grade 8 53 9.2%
Grade 9 120 20.9%
Grade 10 103 17.9%
Grade 11 87 15.1%
Grade 12 78 13.6%
Total 575 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.9% 34.5% 67.2%
Black 40.9% 56.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 2.5% 4.1% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 4.1% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.8% 96.4% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.8% 96.4% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 306,897 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,326.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.4% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 43.5% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.7% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.5% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 137,660 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.3% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.6% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.2% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.9% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.6% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.3% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.4% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 18.6% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,111 $267,435,102 41.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,048 $23,141,936 3.6%
Staff $912 $20,138,784 3.1%
General Administration $722 $15,943,204 2.5%
School Administration $997 $22,015,754 3.4%
Operation $2,409 $53,195,538 8.2%
Transportation $921 $20,337,522 3.1%
Other $760 $16,782,320 2.6%
Total Support $7,770 $171,577,140 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,498 $209,734,836 32.3%
Total Expenditures $29,379 $648,747,078 100.0%
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%