PROFICIENCY 61% 15% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%Pittsburgh SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh Carrick High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Pittsburgh SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 827 students and 55 teachers at Pittsburgh Carrick High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 602 free lunch students and 47 reduced lunch students.

Pittsburgh Carrick High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 61.0%, which is 15% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students827
Teachers54.7
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch602
Reduced lunch47

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment97
Taking some courses52
Taking some courses (not tests)41
Passing some courses13
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 Carrick High School, there are a total of 97 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 52 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School50-54%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All72%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

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 Carrick High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 56.3% 35.1% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 34.6% 51.5% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 3.8% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.2% 2.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 7.0% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pittsburgh Concord K-534%0.3Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh Roosevelt K -537%0.7Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh Carmalt K-846%1.0Pittsburgh, PA
Elroy Avenue El School60%1.2Brentwood, PA
Pittsburgh Pioneer25%1.3Pittsburgh, PA
Academy Cs8%1.4Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh West Liberty K-560%1.4Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh South Brook 6-829%1.4Pittsburgh, PA
Brentwood Shs77%1.4Brentwood, PA
Brentwood Middle School47%1.4Brentwood, PA
Highcliff El School68%1.6Mount Oliver, PA
Moore School70%1.7Brentwood, 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 Carrick High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.