Overall
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  • Total Schools
    69
  • Students
    26,653
  • Grades
    PK, K-12
  • Reviews
    635 3.5
  • Ranking

Pittsburgh School District is centered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It has 26,653 students attending 69 schools in grades PK and K-12. According to state standards, 58% of students in this district are considered proficient in math and/or reading. The district has an annual budget of $646,102,000, spending an average of $23,090 per student. There have been 635 reviews written and they have been mixed.

341 South Bellefield Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 635 reviews

Academics Read more about this district's academics

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.66 Allderdice High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.33 Brashear High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 CAPA - Creative & Performing Arts Public 6-12 Middle, High
2.66 Barack Obama Academy of International Studies Public 6-12 Middle
2.33 Carrick High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Helen S. Faison School Public PK, 5-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.00 Pittsburgh Milliones - University Preparatory School Public 6-12 Middle
2.66 Colfax Accelerated Learning Academy Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.00 Perry Traditional Academy High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.66 Carmalt Academy of Science & Technology Public, Magnet PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Minadeo Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Brookline School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 South Hills Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Concord Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Martin Luther King Accelerated Learning Academy Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 South Brook Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Allegheny Traditional Academy Elementary School Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
2.66 Dilworth Traditional Academy Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Lincoln School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Mifflin School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Linden Elementary School Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
3.00 Pittsburgh Science & Technology Academy Public 6-11 Middle
2.33 Beechwood Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Roosevelt Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Liberty Elementary School Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
2.33 Schaeffer School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.33 Arlington Accelerated Learning Academy Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Morrow Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Sterrett Classical Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.66 Classical Academy Middle School Public, Magnet PK, 6-8 Pre-K, Middle
2.33 Allegheny Traditional Academy Middle School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.33 Pittsburgh Montessori School Public, Magnet PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Fulton Academy of Geographic & Life Sciences Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Greenfield School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
Westinghouse High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Westwood School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.66 Phillips Elementary School Public, Magnet K-5 Elementary
2.33 West Liberty Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.00 Grandview Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.00 Miller African Centered Academy Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Sunnyside School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.00 Weil Technology Accelerated Learning Academy Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Spring Hill Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Manchester School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.00 Arsenal Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Banksville Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 Whittier Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 Schiller Classical Academy Middle School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
3.00 Conroy Education Center Public PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.00 Woolslair Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 Arsenal Middle School Public PK, 6-8 Pre-K, Middle
2.00 Fort Pitt Accelerated Learning Academy Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Student Achievement Center Public 9-12 High
Pioneer Education Center Public K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Options Center Public 6-8 Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Religion Grades Grade Level
4.00 Sewickley Academy None PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Shady Side Academy None PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Holy Family Institute - Pittsburgh Catholic 1-12 Elementary, High
Abraxas Pittsburgh School None 7-12 Middle, High
3.66 Aquinas Academy Catholic PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 Winchester Thurston School None PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Wesley Spectrum Integrated Services None K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Faith Christian School Baptist K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Auberle Education Center None 8-12 High
3.33 Grace Non-Traditional Christian Academy Inter-/Non-denominational 9-12 High
3.33 Hillel Academy Pittsburgh Jewish PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Mount Alvernia High School Catholic 9-12 High
3.00 Oakland School None 9-12 High
3.00 Vincentian Academy Catholic 9-12 High
3.00 Central Catholic High School Catholic 9-12 High
The Bradley Center None 2-12 Elementary, High
3.00 Oakland Catholic High School Catholic 9-12 High
Day School at the Children's Institute None K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Cheswick Christian Academy Inter-/Non-denominational K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Trinity Christian School Presbyterian K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Eden Christian Academy Inter-/Non-denominational PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Friendship Academy None 1-12 Elementary, High
ACLD Tillotson School None 2-12 Elementary, High
Cornerstone Christian Preparatory Academy Inter-/Non-denominational 8-12 High
2.33 Wesley Spectrum Academy None 4-12 High

Nearby School Districts

Niche Grade Name
1.66 Wilkinsburg Borough School District
2.66 Brentwood Borough School District
2.00 Steel Valley School District
2.66 Shaler Area School District
2.00 Woodland Hills School District
2.66 West Mifflin Area School District
4.00 Baldwin-Whitehall School District
3.66 Keystone Oaks School District
4.00 North Hills School District
4.33 Fox Chapel Area School District
4.33 Mt. Lebanon School District
3.00 Northgate School District
1.66 Sto-Rox School District
3.33 Chartiers Valley School District
2.00 Penn Hills School District
2.66 Carlynton School District
4.00 Montour School District

Comparable School Districts

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Schools
1.66 Akron City School District 93 mi. 53
2.66 Wood County Schools 117 mi. 28
2.33 Berkeley County Schools 126 mi. 31
3.33 Washington County Public Schools 131 mi. 47
2.66 Buffalo City School District 178 mi. 58

Around Pittsburgh School District

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Student Demographics Read more about this district's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 50%
Female 50%

Student Diversity

Pittsburgh School District United States Akron City School District Berkeley County Schools Buffalo City School District Washington County Public Schools Wood County Schools
African American 55.6% 15.2% 46.2% 10.2% 52.8% 11.9% 2.2%
White 33.7% 51.6% 40.3% 79.6% 22.3% 74.4% 94.6%
Multiracial 6.1% 2.6% 6.9% 3.4% 2.0% 6.0% 1.3%
Asian 2.8% 4.7% 3.7% 1.0% 5.6% 1.7% 0.9%
Hispanic 1.6% 24.5% 2.7% 5.5% 16.1% 5.8% 0.8%
Native American 0.1% 1.1% 0.1% 0.2% 1.3% 0.2% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%

Enrollment

Enrollment
PreK 6.5%
Kindergarten 7.7%
Grade 1 7.7%
Grade 2 7.4%
Grade 3 7.1%
Grade 4 7.3%
Grade 5 7.1%
Grade 6 7.4%
Grade 7 6.9%
Grade 8 7.2%
Grade 9 7.2%
Grade 10 6.8%
Grade 11 6.8%
Grade 12 6.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this district's educational outcomes