PROFICIENCY 26% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
25%McKeesport Area SD
28%McKeesport
53%Pennsylvania

Founders Hall Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "McKeesport Area SD" in McKeesport, PA. There are a total of 800 students and 69 teachers at Founders Hall Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 797 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Founders Hall Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.0%, which is 51% lower than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students800
Teachers69.39
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch797
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Founders Hall Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-24%
715-19%
815-19%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
730-34%
835-39%
High Schooln/a

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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Founders Hall Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian n/a n/a 68.3% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 14.5% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Mckeesport Area Shs36%0.2McKeesport, PA
Propel Cs-mckeesport52%0.8McKeesport, PA
Twin Rivers Intrmd School28%1.3McKeesport, PA
Francis Mcclure Intrmd School38%1.4White Oak, PA
New Emerson El School60%1.9West Mifflin, PA
Duquesne El School15%1.9Duquesne, PA
South Allegheny Ms/hs44%2.4Liberty, PA
South Allegheny El School48%2.6Port Vue, PA
West Mifflin Area High School65%3.2West Mifflin, PA
West Mifflin Area Middle School42%3.3West Mifflin, PA
Homeville El School52%3.6West Mifflin, PA
Mt Vernon El School55%3.9McKeesport, PA

McKeesport demographics profile

StatisticMcKeesportPennsylvaniaNational
Population19,52912,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,87227791
Median age42.240.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%56%55%
Speak English96%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Education level achieved in McKeesport

IndexMcKeesportPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade80.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school79.3%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college41.0%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.7%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.3%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Founders Hall Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.