School Details

Brentwood Middle School

3601 Brownsville Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227
(412) 881-4940
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 280 students 7 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

74%
72%
77%
80%
78%
69%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Brentwood Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
84%
80%
85%
82%
76%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Brentwood Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
67%
76%
88%
88%
80%
56%
56%
60%
85%
85%
73%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Brentwood Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Brentwood Middle School is a public middle school in Brentwood. The principal of Brentwood Middle School is Dr Lawrence Kushner. 280 students go to Brentwood Middle School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 49% of the 280 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Brentwood Middle School is 7:1. Acld Tillotson School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% 92%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 4%
Multiracial 3% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 0.7% %
Hispanic 0.4% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 47%

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