Penn Hills Shs is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Penn Hills SD" in Pittsburgh, PA. There are a total of 1,453 students and 99 teachers at Penn Hills Shs, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 700 free lunch students and 180 reduced lunch students.
Penn Hills Shs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 45.0%, which is 15% lower than the Pennsylvania average.
|Taking some courses||108|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||44|
|Passing some courses||59|
|Passing no courses||49|
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 Penn Hills Shs, there are a total of 160 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 108 taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||0.1%||0.2%||10.4%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.3%||0.3%||0.2%||1.2%|
|Linton Middle School||23%||1.0||Pittsburgh, PA|
|Penn Hills El School||39%||1.2||Pittsburgh, PA|
|Regency Park El School||62%||2.3||Plum, PA|
|Center El School||69%||2.4||Plum, PA|
|Evergreen El School||55%||2.5||Monroeville, PA|
|Wilkins El School||27%||2.6||Pittsburgh, PA|
|Penn Hills Charter School For Entreprene||47%||2.8||Verona, PA|
|Turner El School||32%||3.0||Wilkinsburg, PA|
|Verner El School||67%||3.0||Verona, PA|
|Gateway Middle School||46%||3.1||Monroeville, PA|
|Woodland Hills Jshs||62%||3.1||Churchill, PA|
|Dr Cleveland Steward Jr El School||37%||3.4||Monroeville, PA|
|Population density (sq mi)||5,513||277||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||39%||56%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||87.5%||86.9%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||86.9%||85.6%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||64.4%||53.6%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||48.6%||37.4%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||7.4%||3.3%||3.3%|