Creative And Performing Arts

901 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Creative And Performing Arts serves 703 students in grades 9-12.
Creative And Performing Arts placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Creative And Performing Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Creative And Performing Arts's student population of 703 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Creative And Performing Arts is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Creative And Performing Arts is 0.60, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#671 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
59%
15%
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White
21%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.53
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Creative And Performing Arts is Universal Institute Charter School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Universal Institute Charter School Charter School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-9 | 625 students
    0.1 miles
    800 S 15th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19146
    (215) 732-7988
    0.1 K-9 625
  • Philadelphia Academy At Palumbo Magnet School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 916 students
    0.3 miles
    1100 Catharine St
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    (215) 351-7618
    0.3 9-12 916
  • Philadelphia Jackson Andrew School Math: 23% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 602 students
    0.3 miles
    1213 S 12th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    (215) 952-6223
    0.3 PK-8 602
  • Philadelphia Stanton Edwin M School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 269 students
    0.3 miles
    1700 Christian St
    Philadelphia, PA 19146
    (215) 875-3185
    0.3 PK-8 269
  • Philadelphia Childs George W School Math: 23% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 550 students
    0.4 miles
    1599 Wharton St
    Philadelphia, PA 19146
    (215) 952-6213
    0.4 PK-8 550

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