Alcorn James School

3200 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19146 | (215) 952-6219
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 487
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School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 487 elementary school students from grades KG-8
  • Ranks 867th out of 875 middle schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (first year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Yvette Jackson
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: 487
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 236 (48.5%)
  • Females: 243 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 484 (99.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 484 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alcorn James School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black45292.8%
Asian102.1%
Hispanic102.1%
White71.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alcorn James School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6112.5%
1st Grade5210.7%
2nd Grade6513.3%
3rd Grade5611.5%
4th Grade5711.7%
5th Grade6312.9%
6th Grade469.4%
7th Grade5310.9%
8th Grade347.0%
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:
1.1%
District:
4.1%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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