Carnell Laura H School

6101 Summerdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19149 | (215) 537-2527
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,495
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1.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,495 elementary school students from grades KG-8
  • Ranks 795th out of 875 middle schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (second year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6101 Summerdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19149
  • Principal or Admin: Eva Meloff
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: 1,495
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 95.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 749 (50.1%)
  • Females: 690 (46.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (0.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 658 (44.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 664 (44.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Carnell Laura H School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Carnell Laura H School
  Number Percent
1st Grade19613.1%
2nd Grade19012.7%
3rd Grade17011.4%
4th Grade18512.4%
5th Grade18312.2%
6th Grade1459.7%
7th Grade1369.1%
8th Grade1137.6%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Dropout Rate
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 1.5

1.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Carnell Laura H School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 23, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is bad. Teachers threaten you. kids jump you for no reason. they steak your stuff. teachers don't do anything unless they see it. don't go here.
  • Reviewed by Student on May 04, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a student here and I think this is an ok school because there are too many bad kids and they should have more dress down days,dances, and new social studies books.

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