PROFICIENCY 61% 14% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Avonworth SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

Avonworth High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Avonworth SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 400 students and 37 teachers at Avonworth High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 53 free lunch students and 9 reduced lunch students.

Avonworth High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.8%, which is 14% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students400
Teachers37.1
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch53
Reduced lunch9

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment81
Taking some courses50
Taking some courses (not tests)32
Passing some courses29
Passing no courses17

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 Avonworth High School, there are a total of 81 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 50 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School40-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75-79%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

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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Avonworth High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 91.5% 89.9% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 4.6% 3.8% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.4% 3.6% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.5% 1.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 1.2% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Avonworth Middle School57%0.0Pittsburgh, PA
Avonworth El School75%1.1Pittsburgh, PA
Edgewood El School30%1.9Ben Avon, PA
Northgate Mshs38%2.1Bellevue, PA
Avalon El School47%2.2Avalon, PA
West View El School67%2.5West View, PA
North Hills Shs81%2.8Pittsburgh, PA
North Hills Middle School71%2.8Pittsburgh, PA
Sto-rox El School17%2.9McKees Rocks, PA
Bellevue El School55%2.9Bellevue, PA
Sto-rox Middle School10%3.1McKees Rocks, PA
Carson Middle School71%3.4Pittsburgh, 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%
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Source: The Avonworth High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.