Loesche William H School

Loesche William H School serves 819 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Loesche William H School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 819 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 819 students
Loesche William H School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Loesche William H School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Loesche William H School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Loesche William H School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Loesche William H School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.63 0.24
Loesche William H School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
38%
Loesche William H School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Loesche William H School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Philadelphia City School District's student population of 137,674 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,088 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,807 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
250
3
Number of Students Managed 137,674 1,514
Philadelphia City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,831 MM $21 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $2,951 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $17,088 $12,967
Philadelphia City   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $17,807 $12,300
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Washington George High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mast Community Charter School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Comly Watson School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhiladelphiaWashington George High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1683 students
    0.5 miles
    10175 Bustleon Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)961-2001
    0.59-121683
  • PhiladelphiaComly Watson School
    Grades: KG-5 | 490 students
    0.9 miles
    1001 Byberry Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)961-2008
    0.9KG-5490
  • PhiladelphiaMast Community Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1322 students
    1 miles
    1800 East Byberry Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (267)348-1100
    1KG-121322
  • PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1180 students
    1.2 miles
    11000 Roosevelt Blvd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)676-8320
    1.2KG-121180
  • PhiladelphiaFrank Anne School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1161 students
    1.7 miles
    2000 Bowler St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19115
    (215)961-2005
    1.7PK-51161

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