Gesu School

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 451
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  • Address
  • 1700 W Thompson St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19121
  • Phone
  • (215) 763-3660
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School Description

Gesu School enrolls 451 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Philadelphia, PA, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $30,746.

School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 6
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Religious Orientation
  • Roman Catholic
    Archdiocese of Philadelphia, PA
School Associations
  • National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 451
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.6
    Full-Time Teachers: 28
    Part-Time Teachers: 1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
  • Percent Minority Students: 92.9%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 221 (49.0%)
  • Females: 230 (51.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gesu School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black41992.9%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gesu School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten327.1%
Kindergarten4910.9%
1st Grade449.8%
2nd Grade4810.6%
3rd Grade4910.9%
4th Grade4810.6%
5th Grade4710.4%
6th Grade5111.3%
7th Grade429.3%
8th Grade419.1%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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