Sayre William L Middle School

5800 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19139 | (215) 471-2904
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 632
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 632 middle and high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 628th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (sixth year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Gayle Daniels
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: 632
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 49.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 313 (49.5%)
  • Females: 319 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 629 (99.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 629 (99.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sayre William L Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black61897.8%
Asian--
Hispanic91.4%
White50.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sayre William L Middle School
  Number Percent
9th Grade19731.2%
10th Grade16926.7%
11th Grade15925.2%
12th Grade10716.9%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
100.0%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
66.0%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
10.9%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
76.5%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
68.1%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Sayre William L Middle School

  • Reviewed by Staff Member on October 03, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • sayre school is not what it could be. the principal is a prejudice. he talks to his staff like dirt. he also hides a lot of bad things that the students do so downtown would think that sayr high school doesn't have any problems. he is always taking credit for something, the man really doesn't care about the students education. the students themselves will tell you. I can recall one incident that two students were caught on tape having sex in the classroom and all they got was a suspension.

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