Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara (Closed 2017)

  • Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara served 700 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
84%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
6%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.28n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrisburg Polytechnic Prepara and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg Rowland Academy
    Grades: 5-8 | 723 students
    0.0 miles
    1842 Derry Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-4500
    0.0 5-8 723
  • Harrisburg Scott School
    Grades: K-4 | 526 students
    0.1 miles
    1900 Derry Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-4560
    0.1 K-4 526
  • Harrisburg Melrose School
    Grades: K-4 | 604 students
    0.2 miles
    2041 Berryhill St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1440
    0.2 K-4 604
  • Harrisburg Foose School
    Grades: K-4 | 447 students
    0.7 miles
    1301 Sycamore St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)703-1280
    0.7 K-4 447
  • Harrisburg Sylvan Heights Science Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-4 | 214 students
    0.7 miles
    915 S 13th Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
    (717)232-9220
    0.7 K-4 214
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