Key Francis Scott School

  • Key Francis Scott School serves 463 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (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 32% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Key Francis Scott School's student population of 463 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Key Francis Scott School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Key Francis Scott School is 0.70, 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#2530 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
43%
4%
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Hispanic
31%
11%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
14%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Key Francis Scott School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.700.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
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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