Loesche William H School

Loesche William H School serves 833 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Loesche William H School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

Overview

The student population of 833 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 833 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 17:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
21%
3%
Hispanic
7%
9%
Black
8%
16%
White
54%
70%
Two or more races
9%
2%
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.
0.65 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.
53%
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.
10%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 152,045 students has decreased by 11% 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
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 Washington George High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mast Community Charter School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Comly Watson School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhiladelphiaWashington George High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    10175 Bustleon Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)961-2001
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1866 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaComly Watson School
    1001 Byberry Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)961-2008
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 506 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaMast Community Charter School
    Charter School
    1800 East Byberry Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (267)348-1100
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 1306 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    11000 Roosevelt Blvd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19116
    (215)676-8320
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 1182 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaSwenson Arts & Technology High School
    Vocational School
    2750 Red Lion Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA 19114
    (215)961-2009
    Vocational School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 693 students                      

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