Swenson Arts & Technology High School

2750 Red Lion Rd,

Philadelphia, PA, 19114-1014

Tel: (215)961-2009
Grades: 9-12

738 students

Swenson Arts & Technology High School serves 738 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Swenson Arts & Technology High School operates within the Philadelphia City Sd School District.

Overview

The student population of 738 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 738 students
Gender % 61% Male / 39%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
22%
8%
Black
28%
16%
White
41%
71%
Unknown
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.71
0.47
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 41%
34%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 147,349 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Philadelphia City Sd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
253
n/a
Number of Students Managed 147,349
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Philadelphia Academy Charter School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Philadelphia Academy Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank Anne School (0.9 miles away)
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