Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
515 N. Highland Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone
(412) 529-5980
District
PITTSBURGH SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
851
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

3

(10 is best)

Better than 22.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Pittsburgh Obama 6-12 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
25%
51%
37%
63%
12%
39%
25%
51%
37%
63%
12%
39%
    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
35%
49%
47%
60%
22%
38%
35%
49%
47%
60%
22%
38%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
32%
45%
47%
57%
17%
32%
32%
45%
47%
57%
17%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
72%
66%
77%
71%
67%
62%
    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
13
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 6 125 14.7%
Grade 7 124 14.6%
Grade 8 137 16.1%
Grade 9 115 13.5%
Grade 10 117 13.7%
Grade 11 118 13.9%
Grade 12 115 13.5%
Total 851 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.5% 34.1% 66.6%
Black 75.2% 56.5% 15.5%
Hispanic 1.9% 4.7% 13.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 4.4% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 83.2% 45.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 83.2% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 305,529 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,302.2 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 43.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.3% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.7% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 139,437 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.9% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.3% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.2% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.6% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 17.6% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,411 $273,330,000 40.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,151 $25,355,000 3.7%
Staff $1,114 $24,541,000 3.6%
General Administration $769 $16,926,000 2.5%
School Administration $1,107 $24,374,000 3.6%
Operation $2,633 $57,989,000 8.5%
Transportation $938 $20,651,000 3.0%
Other $777 $17,115,000 2.5%
Total Support $8,489 $186,951,000 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,103 $222,508,000 32.6%
Total Expenditures $31,002 $682,789,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,346 $16,077,487,000 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $803 $1,381,005,000 4.2%
Staff $512 $881,127,000 2.7%
General Administration $418 $719,532,000 2.2%
School Administration $711 $1,222,378,000 3.7%
Operation $1,450 $2,494,170,000 7.5%
Transportation $686 $1,180,197,000 3.6%
Other $534 $919,352,000 2.8%
Total Support $5,114 $8,797,761,000 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,756 $8,181,559,000 24.7%
Total Expenditures $19,217 $33,056,807,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%