Washington George High School

10175 Bustleon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116 | (215) 961-2001
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,145
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Washington George High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Washington George High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 2,145 high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 594th out of 639 high schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Corrective Action 2 (fifth year)
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2008

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 10175 Bustleon Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19116
  • Principal or Admin: Kathy Murphy
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: 2,145
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 128.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,174 (54.7%)
  • Females: 970 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 129 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 859 (40.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 988 (46.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Washington George High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.05%
Black71933.5%
Asian27312.7%
Hispanic27612.9%
White87540.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Washington George High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade58127.1%
10th Grade60728.3%
11th Grade53825.1%
12th Grade41919.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
45.5%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
70.0%
District:
57.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.4%
District:
4.1%
Post Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent College Bound
School:
57.5%
District:
51.3%
State:
72.6%
Percent Enrolling in 2-Year or 4-Year College/University
School:
53.0%
District:
48.6%
State:
69.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Washington George High School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Lower Moreland High School
9-12 | 700 Students | 2.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush
9-10 | 251 Students | 3.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Northeast High School
9-12 | 3,191 Students | 4.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Lincoln High School
9-12 | 1,726 Students | 4.5 miles away

5 out of 5
Bensalem Township (Twp) High School
9-12 | 1,942 Students | 5.1 miles away

4.5 out of 5
Neshaminy High School
9-12 | 2,895 Students | 5.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Abington Junior High School
7-9 | 1,733 Students | 5.4 miles away

2 out of 5
Upper Moreland High School
9-12 | 985 Students | 5.6 miles away

5 out of 5
Fels Samuel High School
9-12 | 1,586 Students | 5.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Abington High School
10-12 | 1,915 Students | 5.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Washington George High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Assisting Students to Overcome Test Anxiety
Every human copes with anxiety at one time or another. It is a basic emotion that we feel when...
Strategies to Help Kids Cope with Stress
Many parents believe that kids don't experience stress. Nothing could be further from the truth....
Halloween Safety Tips
Ghosts and witches sit beside mistletoe and tinsel on store shelves. Orange and black deck the...