Meehan Austin Middle School

  • Meehan Austin Middle School serves 579 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (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 27% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Meehan Austin Middle School's student population of 579 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meehan Austin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meehan Austin Middle School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#2618 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
11%
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Black
37%
15%
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White
28%
66%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.73n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
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 Meehan Austin Middle 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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