School Details

Trafford Middle School

100 East Brinton Ave, Trafford, PA 15085
(412) 372-6600
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 399 students 16 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

85%
89%
77%
78%
85%
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
  • Penn-Trafford School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
94%
80%
86%
89%
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
  • Penn-Trafford School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

90%
94%
76%
94%
94%
80%
83%
80%
60%
86%
84%
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
  • Penn-Trafford School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Trafford Middle School is a public middle school in Trafford. The principal of Trafford Middle School is Mr James Simpson. 399 students go to Trafford Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 15% of the 399 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Trafford Middle School is 16:1. Logan Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 98%
Asian 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.0% 0.8%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.2%
Hispanic 0.3% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 10%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    This school district over all was fantastic. All of the teachers knew their stuff. Everyone was very friendly and as one individual had said the activities were awesome.

  • (5 years ago)

    We have a great program I love our teachers their really great !

  • (7 years ago)

    I thought that the school was a great school. Principal David Spudy taught the kids great lessons in respect and responsibility. The teachers were fantastic and the activities were as well.

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