Meade Gen George C School

  • Meade Gen George C School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (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 16% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Meade Gen George C School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Meade Gen George C School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meade Gen George C School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meade Gen George C School is 0.17, which is less 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)#2730 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
91%
15%
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White
1%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.53
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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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