Swenson Arts & Technology High School

2750 Red Lion Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19114 | (215) 961-2009
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 791
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 791 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (third year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2750 Red Lion Road, Philadelphia, PA 19114
  • Principal or Admin: David Kipphut
School Operational Details
  • Vocational School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 791
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 53.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 467 (59.0%)
  • Females: 321 (40.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 75 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 327 (41.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 402 (50.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Swenson Arts & Technology High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black25532.2%
Asian394.9%
Hispanic15519.6%
White33942.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Swenson Arts & Technology High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade18623.5%
10th Grade21326.9%
11th Grade20826.3%
12th Grade18423.3%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
49.7%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
90.5%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.3%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
68.4%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
58.8%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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