Allen Ethan School

  • Allen Ethan School serves 946 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10% (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 26% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Allen Ethan School's student population of 946 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students946 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Allen Ethan School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Allen Ethan School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2662 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
11%
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Black
36%
15%
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White
14%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Allen Ethan School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.750.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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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 Ethan 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 SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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