Linden Elementary School

725 South Linden Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 | (412) 665-3996
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 403
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 725 S Linden Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15208
  • Principal or Admin: Victoria Burgess
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Pittsburgh School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $15,497
  • Graduation Rate: 61.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 27,945

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 403
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 180 (44.7%)
  • Females: 204 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 23 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 173 (42.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 196 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Linden Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black23859.1%
Asian143.5%
Hispanic20.5%
White13032.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Linden Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7819.4%
1st Grade6616.4%
2nd Grade6917.1%
3rd Grade7418.4%
4th Grade6115.1%
5th Grade5513.6%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
35.3%
District:
68.9%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Linden Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.6%73.9%84.5%
200985.3%71.3%81.7%
200890.7%73.1%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201067.2%59.6%75.2%
200981.9%62.0%77.0%
200889.1%64.5%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.9%71.4%84.9%
200991.5%70.2%81.8%
200889.6%68.7%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201082.2%57.1%72.9%
200986.5%55.8%72.6%
200890.9%54.4%70.1%
 
Science Test
201089.3%60.6%81.4%
200989.9%63.8%83.4%
200892.6%66.7%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201076.4%61.1%74.4%
200980.0%63.2%73.5%
200874.6%58.3%73.2%
 
Reading Test
201069.1%46.9%64.1%
200980.0%51.8%64.5%
200865.1%42.7%61.6%
 
Writing Test
201046.3%45.0%61.8%
2009---
200858.3%34.1%57.3%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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