Allen Dr Ethel School

  • Allen Dr Ethel School serves 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Allen Dr Ethel School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Allen Dr Ethel School's student population of 450 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Allen Dr Ethel School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Allen Dr Ethel School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2797 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
92%
15%
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White
2%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Allen Dr Ethel School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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