Juniata Park Academy

  • Juniata Park Academy serves 1,185 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Juniata Park Academy's student population of 1,185 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,185 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Juniata Park Academy
Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Juniata Park Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Juniata Park Academy's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Juniata Park Academy is 0.51, 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#2500 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Juniata Park Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
68%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Juniata Park Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.27
This chart display the diversity score of Juniata Park Academy and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Juniata Park Academy 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 Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Juniata Park Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
The school is very clean and the staffs are always nice and welcoming. Since Kidergarten my kids have been going to Juniata and they love it.
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5  
My kids have been going to juniata since kindergarten my daughter is in 6th grade the staff is great. My kids are happy. And there education..they do the best they can there. I'm very pleased with everything.. in this school.
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5  
What I saw online, I think it is great.
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