Philadelphia Academy Charter School

11000 Roosevelt Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19116 | (215) 676-8320
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,197
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,197 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-12
  • Ranks 588th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (first year)
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,197
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 95.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 615 (51.4%)
  • Females: 575 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 266 (22.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 266 (22.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Philadelphia Academy Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black665.5%
Asian282.3%
Hispanic524.3%
White1,04287.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Philadelphia Academy Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten685.7%
1st Grade685.7%
2nd Grade715.9%
3rd Grade756.3%
4th Grade776.4%
5th Grade786.5%
6th Grade907.5%
7th Grade957.9%
8th Grade917.6%
9th Grade13010.9%
10th Grade12110.1%
11th Grade12510.4%
12th Grade1038.6%
Ungraded50.4%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
25.7%
District:
25.7%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
98.1%
District:
98.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
72.6%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
72.6%
State:
69.4%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: LARRY SPERLING
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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