Boyce Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 6

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1500 Boyce Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15241
Phone
(412) 833-1600
District
UPPER SAINT CLAIR SD
County
ALLEGHENY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
627
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 53
Proficiency in Reading 89 60
Proficiency in Math 80 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 51
Proficiency in Reading 91 63
Proficiency in Math 77 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.87
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.85
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 311 49.6%
Grade 6 316 50.4%
Total 627 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.9% 85.2% 68.7%
Black 1.1% 1.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.6% 1.8% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.1% 11.7% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.5% 7.3% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 6.6% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 0.6% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 19,524 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,990.9 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.3% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.9% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.7% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,143 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.3% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 69.4% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 37.1% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.7% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.2% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 3.8% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,694 $39,357,640 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $664 $2,695,840 3.7%
Staff $624 $2,533,440 3.4%
General Administration $500 $2,030,000 2.8%
School Administration $638 $2,590,280 3.5%
Operation $1,802 $7,316,120 10.0%
Transportation $971 $3,942,260 5.4%
Other $304 $1,234,240 1.7%
Total Support $5,503 $22,342,180 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,911 $11,818,660 16.1%
Total Expenditures $18,108 $73,518,480 100.0%
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%