Henry Charles W School

  • Henry Charles W School serves 477 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 48% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Henry Charles W School's student population of 477 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry Charles W School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry Charles W School is 0.48, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2361 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
70%
15%
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White
13%
66%
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.53
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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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