Washington George High School

10175 Bustleon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116 | (215) 961-2001
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,145
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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

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