Pittsburgh Allderdice High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
32.6
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,352 Students
  • 101 Teachers

Pittsburgh Allderdice High School
2409 SHADY AVE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15217

Phone: (412) 422-4800

District: Pittsburgh School District

Overview

At Pittsburgh Allderdice High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pittsburgh Allderdice High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 49 percent. Pittsburgh Allderdice High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Pittsburgh School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,352
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 49%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 101

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 68%
Proficient in Math 54%
College Readiness Index 32.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 14
Total Students 8,385
Proficient in Reading (district average) 52%
Proficient in Math (district average) 37%
College Readiness (district average) 16.4

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Nearby Schools

Pittsburgh Allderdice High School is 1 of 14 schools in the Pittsburgh School District.

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