West Phila. Achievement Charter Elementary School

111 North 49th St, Philadelphia, PA 19139 | (215) 476-6471
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 400
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 111 N 49th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19139
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 400
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 192 (48.0%)
  • Females: 206 (51.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 9 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 139 (34.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 148 (37.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Phila. Achievement Charter Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black38796.8%
Asian61.5%
Hispanic30.8%
White20.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Phila. Achievement Charter Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6817.0%
1st Grade7218.0%
2nd Grade7017.5%
3rd Grade6716.8%
4th Grade6716.8%
5th Grade5614.0%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
92.8%
District:
92.8%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: STACEY ROMAINE-PHILLIPS
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 West Phila. Achievement Charter Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: School Improvement 2

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201050.8%-84.5%
200932.8%-81.7%
200828.9%-80.5%
 
Reading Test
201035.4%-75.2%
200927.8%-77.0%
200835.3%-76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201055.8%-84.9%
200961.4%-81.8%
200848.9%-79.6%
 
Reading Test
201032.8%-72.9%
200941.8%-72.6%
200818.2%-70.1%
 
Science Test
201030.0%-81.4%
200957.5%-83.4%
200861.9%-81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201037.5%-74.4%
200941.9%-73.5%
200852.3%-73.2%
 
Reading Test
201028.6%-64.1%
200930.2%-64.5%
200836.4%-61.6%
 
Writing Test
201011.8%-61.8%
2009---
200818.8%-57.3%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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