Meehan Austin Middle School

3001 Ryan Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19152
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Meehan Austin Middle School serves 568 students in grades 7-8.
Meehan Austin Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Meehan Austin Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Meehan Austin Middle School's student population of 568 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Meehan Austin Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Meehan Austin Middle School is 0.74, 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 Testing Rank
#2640 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
11%
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Black
35%
15%
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White
30%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Meehan Austin Middle School is Lincoln High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mayfair School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Lincoln High School Math: 14% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,661 student
    0.2 miles
    3201 Ryan Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-5653
    0.2 9-12 1,661
  • Philadelphia Mayfair School Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,629 student
    0.7 miles
    3001 Princeton Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19149
    (215) 335-5651
    0.7 K-8 1,629
  • Philadelphia Forrest Edwin School Math: 10% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,213 student
    1.0 miles
    7300 Cottage St
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-5652
    1 PK-6 1,213
  • Philadelphia Brown Joseph H School Math: 19% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 573 students
    1.1 miles
    3600 Stanwood St
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-5650
    1.1 K-6 573
  • Philadelphia Rhawnhurst School Math: 35% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    1.1 miles
    7809 Castor Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19152
    (215) 728-5013
    1.1 PK-5 644

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