Cayuga School

  • Cayuga School serves 474 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • 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 17% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cayuga 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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Cayuga School's student population of 474 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cayuga 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 increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cayuga School is 0.52, 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)#2718 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
64%
11%
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Black
26%
15%
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White
3%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cayuga School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.520.53
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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 Cayuga 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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