Wister John School

67 East Bringhurst St, Philadelphia, PA 19144 | (215) 951-4003
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 404
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 67 E Bringhurst St, Philadelphia, PA 19144
  • Principal or Admin: Donna Smith
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: 404
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 209 (51.7%)
  • Females: 190 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 385 (95.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 385 (95.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wister John School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black39798.3%
Asian--
Hispanic20.5%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wister John School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten194.7%
Kindergarten6716.6%
1st Grade6616.3%
2nd Grade5012.4%
3rd Grade5413.4%
4th Grade4912.1%
5th Grade5313.1%
6th Grade4611.4%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
96.2%
District:
80.0%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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