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Pittsburgh Public Schools
  • PITTSBURGH, PA

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grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade C+
  9. Food
    grade C minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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Pittsburgh Public Schools is a public school district located in PITTSBURGH, PA. It has 22,665 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 31% of students are at least proficient in math and 49% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
49%
Percent Proficient - Math
31%
Average Graduation Rate
80%
Average SAT
1140
1,491 responses
Average ACT
27
185 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
22,665
Free or Reduced Lunch
64.7%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$82,012
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.6%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$29,015 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    59%
  • Support Services
    38%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$12,483
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$954
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$265,256
National
$217,500

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