Mifflin Thomas School

Mifflin Thomas School serves 323 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Mifflin Thomas School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

Overview

The student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 323 students
Mifflin Thomas School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Mifflin Thomas School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mifflin Thomas School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 14:1 15:1
Mifflin Thomas School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Mifflin Thomas School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
78%
16%
Mifflin Thomas School Black (1988-2013)
White
15%
70%
Mifflin Thomas School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Mifflin Thomas School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.37 0.24
Mifflin Thomas School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
86%
36%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 152,045 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
253
3
Number of Students Managed 152,045 1,528
Philadelphia City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $2,671 MM $21 MM
District Spending $2,762 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,708 $12,476
Philadelphia City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,277 $11,944
Philadelphia City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastern University Academy Charter School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rhodes E Washington Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cook-wissahickon School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhiladelphiaEastern University Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    3300 Henry Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19129
    (215)769-3131
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 353 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaRandolph A. Philip Area Vocational-technical High School
    Vocational School
    3101 Henry Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19129
    (215)227-4407
    Vocational School

    0.7 mi | 539 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaRhodes E Washington Middle School
    2900 West Clearfield St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19132
    (215)227-4402
    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaCook-wissahickon School
    201 East Salaignac St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19128
    (215)487-4463
    1 mi | 540 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaWissahickon Charter School
    Charter School
    4700 G Wissahickon Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19144
    (267)338-1020
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 450 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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