PROFICIENCY 72% 36% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%Pittsburgh SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh Capa 6-12 is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "Pittsburgh SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 948 students and 44 teachers at Pittsburgh Capa 6-12, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 311 free lunch students and 45 reduced lunch students.

Pittsburgh Capa 6-12 has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 36% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students948
Teachers44.3
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch311
Reduced lunch45

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment263
Taking some courses110
Taking some courses (not tests)154
Passing some courses69
Passing no courses37

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Pittsburgh Capa 6-12, there are a total of 263 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 110 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All59%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
645-49%
750-54%
850-54%
High School80-84%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All85%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
680-84%
775-79%
880-84%
High School>= 95%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Pittsburgh Capa 6-12 race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 57.2% 35.1% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 31.7% 51.5% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 3.0% 3.8% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 2.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.3% 7.0% 2.9% 3.1%

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Propel Cs-northside23%1.4Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh demographics profile

StatisticPittsburghPennsylvaniaNational
Population305,30512,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,51327791
Median age32.940.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%56%55%
Speak English89%89%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Pittsburgh

IndexPittsburghPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school86.9%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college64.4%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.7%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters19.4%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.4%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.6%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Pittsburgh Capa 6-12 data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.