Mastbaum Jules E Avts High School

3116 Frankford Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19134-3827

Grades: 9-12

680 students

Mastbaum Jules E Avts High School serves 680 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Mastbaum Jules E Avts 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 680 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 680 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 12:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
39%
9%
Black
57%
16%
White
3%
70%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.53 0.24
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 152,045 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 90% over five years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
253
3
Number of Students Managed 152,045 1,528
Graduation Rate 54% 88%
District Total Revenue $2,671 MM $21 MM
District Spending $2,762 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,708 $12,476
District Spending / Student $17,277 $11,944
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 Carroll Charles School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Conwell Russell Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willard Frances E School (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhiladelphiaConwell Russell Middle School
    Magnet School
    1849 East Clearfield St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19134
    (215)291-4722
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | 676 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaWillard Frances E School
    2900 Emerald St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19134
    (215)291-4714
    0.3 mi | 890 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • PhiladelphiaWebster School
    3400 Frankford Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19134
    (215)537-2525
    0.4 mi | 944 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PhiladelphiaMemphis Street Academy Cs @ Jp Jones
    Charter School
    2950 Memphis St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19134
    (215)291-4709
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 779 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaJones John Paul Middle School
    2950 Memphis St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19134
    (215)291-4709
    0.4 mi | 800 students | Gr. 5-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.