Academy at Westinghouse



Academy at Westinghouse Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Academy at Westinghouse Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 50
7 46
8 77
9 97
10 88
11 64
12 66

Academy at Westinghouse is a public high school of the Pittsburgh School District located in Pittsburgh, PA. It has 488 students in grades 6th through 12th. Academy at Westinghouse is the 509th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 10,962nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 10.4 to 1.

Total Students: 488
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 47

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Academy at Westinghouse Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 269
(55%)
3,971
(50%)
 Female 219
(45%)
4,025
(50%)

Academy at Westinghouse Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 473
(97%)
4,116
(51%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
466
(6%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
179
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
2,932
(37%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
287
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Academy at Westinghouse Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 381
(78%)
4,943
(62%)
 Not Eligible 102
(21%)
2,783
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
270
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Academy at Westinghouse is ranked 215th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Academy at Westinghouse students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Academy at Westinghouse Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 617
2012 574
2013 489
2014 443
2015 488

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 15.4
2012 13.7
2013 12.4
2014 10.4
2015 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.82009724473258
2012 0.79790940766551
2013 0.88343558282209
2014 0.83747178329571
2015 0.79098360655738

Compare Academy at Westinghouse to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 79.1%
 

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Public 06 - 12 488 10.4:1  
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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