Fitzsimons Thomas High School (Closed 2013)

2601 West Cumberland St

Philadelphia, PA 19132
(School attendance zone shown in map)

  • Fitzsimons Thomas High School served 275 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students275 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Fitzsimons Thomas High School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
74%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fitzsimons Thomas High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
98%
15%
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White
n/a
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fitzsimons Thomas High School and the percentage of White students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fitzsimons Thomas High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.26
This chart display the diversity score of Fitzsimons Thomas High School and the average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Graduation Rate30-39%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Fitzsimons Thomas High School and graduation rate of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fitzsimons Thomas High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fitzsimons Thomas High School and the percentage of 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: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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