Pittsburgh Brashear High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.5
Math Proficiency
2.1
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,234 Students
  • 93 Teachers

Pittsburgh Brashear High School
590 CRANE AVE
PITTSBURGH, PA 15216

Phone: (412) 571-7300

District: Pittsburgh School District

Overview

At Pittsburgh Brashear High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pittsburgh Brashear High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. Pittsburgh Brashear 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 1,234
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 46%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 63%
Full-Time Teachers 93

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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 50%
Proficient in Math 39%
College Readiness Index 12.5

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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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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

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

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