PROFICIENCY 36% 33% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
25%McKeesport Area SD
28%McKeesport
53%Pennsylvania

Mckeesport Area Shs is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "McKeesport Area SD" in McKeesport, PA. There are a total of 1,108 students and 71 teachers at Mckeesport Area Shs, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 1,105 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Mckeesport Area Shs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 35.5%, which is 33% lower than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1108
Teachers70.61
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch1105
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 Mckeesport Area Shs, 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
All22%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20-24%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

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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Mckeesport Area Shs 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
Founders Hall Middle School26%0.2McKeesport, PA
Propel Cs-mckeesport52%0.9McKeesport, PA
Francis Mcclure Intrmd School38%1.3White Oak, PA
Twin Rivers Intrmd School28%1.4McKeesport, PA
New Emerson El School60%2.1West Mifflin, PA
Duquesne El School15%2.2Duquesne, PA
South Allegheny Ms/hs44%2.3Liberty, PA
South Allegheny El School48%2.7Port Vue, PA
West Mifflin Area High School65%3.5West Mifflin, PA
West Mifflin Area Middle School42%3.5West Mifflin, PA
Mt Vernon El School55%3.7McKeesport, PA
Homeville El School52%3.9West Mifflin, 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 Mckeesport Area Shs data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.