Constitution High School

  • Constitution High School serves 372 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Constitution High School's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Constitution High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Constitution High School is 0.51, 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#1113 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
68%
15%
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White
6%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Constitution High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.27
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Constitution High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 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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