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Boyce Ms —— Public School | 5th Grade - 6th Grade | 583 students

1500 Boyce Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15241 (map) | 412-833-1600
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Enrollment

Students by Grade

  5th Grade: 277
  6th Grade: 306

2011 Test Scores

The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment, also known as PSSA, is a standardized test given annually to students in primary and secondary schools (grades 3-11) in the state of Pennsylvania. PSSA assesses students' knowledge in reading, math, science and writing.

The charts below show the percentage of students at Boyce Ms that met the state of Pennsylvania standards.

Grade 3

Math (% met standard)

School
97%
  State
84%
  District
97%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 89
94 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
85%
  State
77%
  District
92%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 66
94 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 4

Math (% met standard)

School
95%
  State
85%
  District
96%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 78
108 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
93%
  State
73%
  District
92%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 92
107 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 5

Math (% met standard)

School
93%
  State
76%
  District
93%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 86
277 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
90%
  State
67%
  District
90%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 93
273 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Writing (% met standard)

School
90%
  State
67%
  District
90%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 87
285 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 6

Math (% met standard)

School
95%
  State
79%
  District
95%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 89
322 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
93%
  State
70%
  District
93%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 95
315 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 7

Math (% met standard)

School
99%
  State
79%
  District
99%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 98
284 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
98%
  State
76%
  District
98%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 98
283 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 8

Math (% met standard)

School
96%
  State
77%
  District
96%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 97
303 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
98%
  State
82%
  District
98%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 97
301 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Writing (% met standard)

School
91%
  State
73%
  District
90%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 86
308 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 11

Writing (% met standard)

School
97%
  State
85%
  District
97%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 89
361 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Student Ethnicities/Minorities

Totals

White: 518
Black: 10
Hispanic: 6
Asian: 47
Hawaiian: 0
American Indian: 2
Multi-Ethnic: 0

Source: NCES, 2008-2009.
Student ethnicity totals are rounded & approximate (not all reported).

Other

School Days/Year: NR (Private Schools Only)
Avg Hours/School Day: NR (Private Schools Only)

Students Receiving Free Lunches: 3%
Students Receiving Reduced Fee Lunches: 2%

Other Schools Nearby

Streams El School (0.69 mi.)
1560 Ashlawn Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15241

Montessori Early Childhood Center (0.98 mi.)
2400 Old Washington Rd, Upper Saint Clair PA 15241

Wesley Spectrum Academy (1.01 mi.)
243 Johnston Rd, Upper Saint Clair PA 15241

Baker El School (1.52 mi.)
2300 Morton Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15241

Hills-Hendersonville El School (1.72 mi.)
50 Mayview Rd, Canonsburg PA 15317

Community Statistics

Median Household Income: $85,102 (State Avg: $40,106)
Median Home Value: $173,600 (State Avg: $97,000)
Total Homes: 7,416 (Occupied: 98.2% - Stave Avg: 64,414.8%)
Median Year Homes Built: 1968 (State Avg: 1957)
Residents Living Below Poverty Level: 44% (State Avg: 9%)

Source: US Census 2000 (Zip code: 15241)
*NR - Not reported

13:1
Student-Teacher Ratio
(583 students - 45 teachers)

Boyce Ms has 13 students for every one full-time equivalent teacher (SOURCE: NCES, 2008-2009).

Pennsylvania student-teacher ratio (avg): 13:1
U.S. student-teacher ratio (avg): 15:1

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