Fels Samuel High School

901 Devereaux Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19111 | (215) 537-2516
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,586
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,586 high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 620th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (fifth year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Gregory Hailey
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: 1,586
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 97.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 811 (51.1%)
  • Females: 766 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (3.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 782 (49.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 831 (52.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fels Samuel High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Black1,11670.4%
Asian1459.1%
Hispanic28017.7%
White322.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fels Samuel High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade53433.7%
10th Grade39424.8%
11th Grade37623.7%
12th Grade28217.8%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
51.4%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
60.0%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
6.4%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
66.9%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
63.6%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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