School Details

Kelly El School

400 Kelly Ave, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221
(412) 371-9504
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 296 students 11 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

51%
60%
80%
41%
44%
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
  • Wilkinsburg Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
67%
83%
40%
40%
72%
61%
61%
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
  • Wilkinsburg Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

48%
59%
73%
23%
31%
65%
36%
31%
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
  • Wilkinsburg Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
57%
77%
19%
30%
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
  • Wilkinsburg Borough School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Kelly El School is a public middle school in Wilkinsburg. The principal of Kelly El School is Ms Rosalind Fisher. 296 students go to Kelly El School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and White, non-Hispanic. 99% of the 296 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Kelly El School is 11:1. Pittsburgh Urban Christian School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Dance

Languages Taught

  • Latin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 94% 95%
Multiracial 3% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Hispanic 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 99%

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