Masterman Julia R Sec School

  • Masterman Julia R Sec School serves 1,197 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Masterman Julia R Sec School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Masterman Julia R Sec School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Masterman Julia R Sec School's student population of 1,197 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students1,197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Masterman Julia R Sec School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Masterman Julia R Sec School is 0.73, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1 out of 2814 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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Asian
29%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
40%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.730.53
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Graduation Rate≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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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 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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