Greenberg Joseph School

  • Greenberg Joseph School serves 754 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Greenberg Joseph School's student population of 754 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greenberg Joseph School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greenberg Joseph School is 0.66, 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#1059 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
27%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
15%
15%
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White
50%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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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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