Kensington Urban Education Academy (Closed 2018)

2051 E Cumberland St
Philadelphia, PA 19125
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Kensington Urban Education Academy served 344 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 6-9% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
≤5%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
6-9%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Asian (15-16)
1%
4%
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Hispanic (15-16)
57%
10%
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Black (15-16)
36%
15%
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White (15-16)
5%
68%
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Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.53
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
60-64%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kensington Urban Education Academy is Kensington High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Brown Henry A School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Kensington High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 558 students
    0.0 miles
    2501 Coral St
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
    (716) 816-4330
    0 9-12 558
  • Philadelphia Kensington Health Sciences Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 414 students
    0.1 miles
    2463 Emerald St
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
    (215) 291-5185
    0.1 9-12 414
  • Philadelphia Brown Henry A School Math: 19% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
    0.2 miles
    1946 E Sergeant St
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
    (215) 291-4717
    0.2 PK-8 494
  • Philadelphia Hackett Horatio B School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.2 miles
    2161 E York Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
    (215) 291-4706
    0.2 PK-5 404
  • Philadelphia Hunter William H School Math: 7% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 564 students
    0.3 miles
    2400 N Front St
    Philadelphia, PA 19133
    (215) 291-4710
    0.3 PK-8 564
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