Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter

4256 Paul St, Philadelphia, PA 19124 | (215) 288-2001
  • Grades: KG-9
  • Student Enrollment: 293
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 293 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-9
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Warning
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4256 Paul Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 293
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 162 (55.3%)
  • Females: 131 (44.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 23 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 201 (68.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 224 (76.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black26690.8%
Asian--
Hispanic279.2%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter
  Number Percent
Kindergarten289.6%
1st Grade5318.1%
2nd Grade5318.1%
3rd Grade5418.4%
4th Grade5418.4%
9th Grade5117.4%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
67.5%
District:
67.5%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: AYESHA IMANI
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 Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Warning

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201029.6%-84.5%
 
Reading Test
201034.0%-75.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201046.9%-84.9%
 
Reading Test
201044.9%-72.9%
 
Science Test
201051.0%-81.4%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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