PROFICIENCY 65% 22% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
78%Fox Chapel Area SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

Kerr El School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Fox Chapel Area SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 415 students and 41 teachers at Kerr El School, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 154 free lunch students and 14 reduced lunch students.

Kerr El School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 22% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students415
Teachers41.47
Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch154
Reduced lunch14

 

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 Kerr El 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
All58%
370-74%
450-54%
550-54%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All71%
370-74%
465-69%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Kerr El School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 76.7% 84.6% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 9.6% 3.4% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 5.3% 8.0% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.1% 2.2% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.8% 1.3% 2.9% 3.1%

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Shaler Area High School74%2.9Pittsburgh, PA
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Urban Academy Of Greater Pittsburgh Cs45%3.2Pittsburgh, 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 Kerr El School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.