School Details

Streams Elementary School

1560 Ashlawn Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15241
(412) 833-1600
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-4 461 students 15 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

92%
93%
80%
90%
92%
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
  • Upper St. Clair School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
96%
83%
92%
93%
72%
96%
98%
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
  • Upper St. Clair School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Streams Elementary School is a public elementary school in Upper Saint Clair. The principal of Streams Elementary School is Dr Claire Miller. 461 children attend Streams Elementary School and identify as Asian/Pacific Islander; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 3% of the 461 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Streams Elementary School is 15:1. Baker Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 84% 91%
Asian 13% %
Hispanic 1% 0.8%
Multiracial 0.9% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.4% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 3% 4%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Our experience with Steams has been excellent. It has a great staff and great programs and my son enjoys being there. We are fortunate that he is attending such an outstanding school in such a fabulous district.

  • (5 years ago)

    I love our teachers and administrative staff. The principal knows each child by name and we currently have over 400 kids enrolled in our school. Our children are learning in a wonderful environment. Our PTA is also active and helps to raise funds for technology in our schools.

  • (5 years ago)

    Streams is a fantastic school with truely exceptional teachers and administration. I would recommend it and its surrounding community to anyone interested in their child's overall development and well being.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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