Penn William High School (Closed 2012)

1333 North Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19122-4027

Grades: 12

Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 30%.
Penn William High School operated within the Philadelphia City School District.
The school district's 54% graduation rate was lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades: 12
Total Students n/a
Penn William High School Total Students (1987-2010)
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Penn William High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2010)

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 15:1
Penn William High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2008)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Black
84%
16%
White
3%
70%
All Ethnic Groups Penn William High 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.
0.33 0.24
Penn William High School Diversity Score (1988-2010)
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
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%
Penn William High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

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)
Graduation Rate 54% 88%
Philadelphia City   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
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: 2010 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Harrison William H School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhiladelphiaYouth Build Phila Charter School
    Charter School
    1231 North Broad St 5th Floor
    PhiladelphiaPA 19122
    (215)627-8671
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | 252 students | Gr. 12                      
  • PhiladelphiaHarrison William H School
    1012 West Thompson St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19122
    (215)684-5067
    0.4 mi | 158 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaPeople For People Charter School
    Charter School
    800 North Broad St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19130
    (215)763-7060
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 545 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaMeade Gen George C School
    1600 North 18th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19121
    (215)684-5062
    0.4 mi | 411 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaDunbar Paul L School
    1750 North 12th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19122
    (215)684-5065
    0.5 mi | 260 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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