John B. Stetson Charter School

3200 B Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
John B. Stetson Charter School serves 983 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
John B. Stetson Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

John B. Stetson Charter School's student population of 983 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students983 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

John B. Stetson Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of John B. Stetson Charter School is 0.25, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2790 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
86%
11%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
1%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in John B. Stetson Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohn B Stetson Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John B. Stetson Charter School is The Linc (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Munoz-marin Luis (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elkin Lewis School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Elkin Lewis School
    Grades: K-4 | 811 students
    0.3 miles
    3199 D St
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 291-4701
    0.3 K-4 811
  • Philadelphia Cramp William School
    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
    0.4 miles
    3449 N Mascher St
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    (215) 291-4704
    0.4 PK-5 523
  • Philadelphia The Linc
    Grades: 9-12 | 258 students
    0.5 miles
    122 W Erie Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    (215) 291-5432
    0.5 9-12 258
  • Philadelphia Munoz-marin Luis
    Grades: PK-8 | 610 students
    0.5 miles
    3300 N 3rd St
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    (215) 291-8825
    0.5 PK-8 610
  • Philadelphia Sheppard Isaac School
    Grades: K-4 | 168 students
    0.5 miles
    120 W Cambria St
    Philadelphia, PA 19133
    (215) 291-4711
    0.5 K-4 168

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