PROFICIENCY 81% 53% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
74%North Hills SD
14%Pittsburgh
53%Pennsylvania

North Hills Shs is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "North Hills SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 1,456 students and 104 teachers at North Hills Shs, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 324 free lunch students and 69 reduced lunch students.

North Hills Shs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 81.0%, which is 53% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1456
Teachers104.23
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch324
Reduced lunch69

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment224
Taking some courses224
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses207
Passing no courses47

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 North Hills Shs, there are a total of 224 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 224 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All79%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School79%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All83%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School83%

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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North Hills Shs race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 92.3% 90.0% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 3.4% 3.2% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.5% 3.6% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.3% 1.5% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 1.6% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
North Hills Middle School71%0.1Pittsburgh, PA
West View El School67%0.5West View, PA
Ross El School80%1.3Pittsburgh, PA
Mcintyre El School75%2.0Pittsburgh, PA
Northgate Mshs38%2.1Bellevue, PA
Shaler Area El School52%2.4Glenshaw, PA
Rogers Primary School70%2.4Glenshaw, PA
Pittsburgh Perry High School37%2.6Pittsburgh, PA
Bellevue El School55%2.6Bellevue, PA
Avalon El School47%2.7Avalon, PA
Carson Middle School71%2.8Pittsburgh, PA
Avonworth High School61%2.8Pittsburgh, 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 North Hills Shs data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.