Loesche William H School

  • Loesche William H School serves 810 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Loesche William H School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 810 students
Loesche William H School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Loesche William H School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Loesche William H School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Loesche William H School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Loesche William H School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
19%
4%
Loesche William H School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
7%
10%
Loesche William H School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
9%
15%
Loesche William H School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
55%
68%
Loesche William H School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Loesche William H School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
10%
3%
Loesche William H School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.25
Loesche William H School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Loesche William H School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Loesche William H School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 131,666 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,065 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $25,209 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
215
3
Number of Students Managed 131,666 1,497
Philadelphia City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $2,743 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $3,628 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $19,065 $13,538
Philadelphia City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $25,209 $13,526
Philadelphia City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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