Penn William High School (Closed 2012)

1333 North Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19122-4027

Grades: 12
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 31%.
Penn William High School operated within the Philadelphia City School District.
Philadelphia City School District's 59% graduation rate was lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 12
Total Students n/a
Penn William High School Total Students (1990-2010)
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Penn William High School Total Teachers (1990-2010)

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
Penn William High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2008)
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.
n/a 0.24
Penn William High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
38%
Penn William High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2010)
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.
n/a
5%
Penn William High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

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)
Graduation Rate 59% 89%
Philadelphia City   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,831 MM $21 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,951 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,088 $12,967
Philadelphia City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,807 $12,300
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Youth Build Phila Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wakisha Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meade Gen George C School (0.4 miles away)
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  • PhiladelphiaYouth Build Phila Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 12 | 258 students
    0.1 miles
    1231 North Broad St 5th Floor
    PhiladelphiaPA 19122
    (215)627-8671
    0.112258
  • PhiladelphiaMeade Gen George C School
    Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
    0.4 miles
    1600 North 18th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)684-5062
    0.4PK-8400
  • PhiladelphiaPeople For People Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 527 students
    0.4 miles
    800 North Broad St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19130
    (215)763-7060
    0.4KG-8527
  • PhiladelphiaAlliance For Progress Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 432 students
    0.5 miles
    182139 Cecil B Moore Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)232-4892
    0.5KG-8432
  • PhiladelphiaDunbar Paul L School
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    0.5 miles
    1750 North 12th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19122
    (215)684-5065
    0.5PK-8252
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