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Oblock Jhs —— Public School | 7th Grade - 8th Grade | 685 students

440 Presque Isle Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15239 (map) | 724-733-2400
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Students by Grade

  7th Grade: 341
  8th Grade: 344

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 Oblock Jhs that met the state of Pennsylvania standards.

Grade 7

Math (% met standard)

School
91%
  State
79%
  District
91%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 85
299 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
91%
  State
76%
  District
91%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 90
304 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Grade 8

Math (% met standard)

School
80%
  State
77%
  District
80%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 57
314 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Reading (% met standard)

School
90%
  State
82%
  District
90%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 75
322 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Science (% met standard)

School
68%
  State
58%
  District
68%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 76
313 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Writing (% met standard)

School
80%
  State
73%
  District
80%
PSSA Exam Scores (2011) — State Percentile Rank: 67
324 Students Tested - Average Scale Score: Not reported

Student Ethnicities/Minorities

Totals

White: 634
Black: 32
Hispanic: 7
Asian: 12
Hawaiian: 0
American Indian: 0
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: 12%
Students Receiving Reduced Fee Lunches: 4%

Other Schools Nearby

Stevenson El School (0.04 mi.)
313 Holiday Park Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15239

Holiday Park El School (0.54 mi.)
4795 Havana Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15239

University Park El School (1.97 mi.)
320 Noel Dr, Monroeville PA 15146

Greater Works Academy (2.17 mi.)
301 College Park Dr, Monroeville PA 15146

Center El School (2.45 mi.)
201 Center New Texas Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15239

Community Statistics

Median Household Income: $48,415 (State Avg: $40,106)
Median Home Value: $92,700 (State Avg: $97,000)
Total Homes: 8,227 (Occupied: 96.9% - Stave Avg: 58,064.9%)
Median Year Homes Built: 1968 (State Avg: 1957)
Residents Living Below Poverty Level: 19% (State Avg: 9%)

Source: US Census 2000 (Zip code: 15239)
*NR - Not reported

14:1
Student-Teacher Ratio
(685 students - 48 teachers)

Oblock Jhs has 14 students for every one full-time equivalent teacher (SOURCE: NCES, 2008-2009).

Pennsylvania student-teacher ratio (avg): 14:1
U.S. student-teacher ratio (avg): 15:1

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