South Philadelphia High School

2101 South Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148 | (215) 952-6220
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 948
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 948 middle and high school students from grades 8-12
  • Ranks 626th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (eighth year)
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2101 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Principal or Admin: Alice Heller
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: 948
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 89.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 516 (54.4%)
  • Females: 426 (44.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 911 (96.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 911 (96.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Philadelphia High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black63266.7%
Asian19220.3%
Hispanic636.6%
White535.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Philadelphia High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten373.9%
9th Grade23424.7%
10th Grade24425.7%
11th Grade21322.5%
12th Grade22023.2%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
98.7%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
42.1%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
13.2%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
67.3%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
67.3%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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