PROFICIENCY 68% 28% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
78%Fox Chapel Area SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

Dorseyville Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Fox Chapel Area SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 990 students and 95 teachers at Dorseyville Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 162 free lunch students and 26 reduced lunch students.

Dorseyville Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 68.0%, which is 28% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students990
Teachers95.4
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch162
Reduced lunch26

 

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 Dorseyville 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
All56%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
659%
753%
858%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
680%
778%
883%
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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Dorseyville Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 85.7% 84.6% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 3.8% 3.4% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 7.8% 8.0% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.0% 2.2% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 1.3% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Hartwood El School72%0.1Pittsburgh, PA
Central El School81%2.1Allison Park, PA
Fairview El School90%2.4Pittsburgh, PA
Hampton High School94%2.8Allison Park, PA
Hampton Middle School76%3.2Allison Park, PA
East Union Intrmd School52%3.4Cheswick, PA
Poff El School80%3.4Gibsonia, PA
Deer Lakes High School65%3.5Cheswick, PA
Deer Lakes Middle School50%3.6Cheswick, PA
Burchfield Primary School72%3.6Allison Park, PA
Fox Chapel Area High School90%4.2Pittsburgh, PA
Riverview High School58%4.3Oakmont, 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 Dorseyville Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.