Hopkinson Francis School

  • Hopkinson Francis School serves 894 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 23% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hopkinson Francis School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Hopkinson Francis School's student population of 894 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students894 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hopkinson Francis School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hopkinson Francis School is 0.56, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2653 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
62%
11%
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Black
21%
15%
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White
4%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hopkinson Francis School and the percentage of public school 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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