School Details

Center Avenue School

102 Center Ave, Butler, PA 16001
(724) 287-8721
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 & ungraded 206 students 11 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

88%
83%
80%
88%
80%
74%

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
  • Butler Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
88%
83%
55%
74%
72%
82%
90%
82%

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
  • Butler Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
79%
73%
46%
72%
65%
41%
60%
64%

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
  • Butler Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
82%
77%
59%
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
  • Butler Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Center Avenue School is a public middle school. The principal of Center Avenue School is Mrs Barbara Frantz. 206 children attend Center Avenue School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 74% of the 206 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Center Avenue School is 11:1. Butler Area Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 86% 94%
Hispanic 6% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian 3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Multiracial 2% 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 74% 29%

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