Mayfair School

  • Mayfair School serves 1,421 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 50% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Mayfair School's student population of 1,421 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mayfair School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mayfair School is 0.78, 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#2139 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
24%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
11%
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Black
13%
15%
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White
31%
66%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mayfair School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.780.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mayfair School 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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