Strawberry Mansion High School

Strawberry Mansion High School serves 431 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Strawberry Mansion High School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.
The school district's 54% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 431 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 431 students
Strawberry Mansion High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Strawberry Mansion High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Strawberry Mansion High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less 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 11:1 15:1
Strawberry Mansion High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
99%
16%
Strawberry Mansion High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Strawberry Mansion High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.02 0.24
Strawberry Mansion High 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.
99%
36%
Strawberry Mansion High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2013)
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%
Strawberry Mansion High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 152,045 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 91% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,708 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,277 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four 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 Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 54% 88%
Philadelphia City   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $2,671 MM $21 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,762 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,708 $12,476
Philadelphia City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,277 $11,944
Philadelphia City   School District 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 Fitzsimons Thomas High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fitzsimons Thomas High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hill Leslie P School (0 miles away)
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  • PhiladelphiaHill Leslie P School
    3133 Ridge Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)684-5077
    0 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 371 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaBlaine James G School
    3001 West Berks St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)684-5085
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 325 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaWright Richard R School
    2700 West Dauphin St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19132
    (215)684-5076
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 425 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaGideon Edward School
    2817 West Glenwood Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)684-5072
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 408 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaAllen Dr Ethel School
    3200 West Lehigh Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19132
    (215)227-4404
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 493 students                      

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