Penrose School

2515 South 78th St, Philadelphia, PA 19153 | (215) 492-6455
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 607
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 607 elementary school students from grades KG-8
  • Ranks 775th out of 875 middle schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Making Progress in Corrective Action 2 (first year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2515 S 78th St, Philadelphia, PA 19153
  • Principal or Admin: Katherine Pendino
School Operational Details
  • 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: 607
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 309 (50.9%)
  • Females: 277 (45.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 604 (99.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 604 (99.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Penrose School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black54089.0%
Asian132.1%
Hispanic162.6%
White172.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Penrose School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7111.7%
1st Grade7312.0%
2nd Grade7211.9%
3rd Grade7412.2%
4th Grade8213.5%
5th Grade7913.0%
6th Grade6410.5%
7th Grade508.2%
8th Grade426.9%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
100.0%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Dropout Rate
School:
5.4%
District:
4.1%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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