Mifflin Thomas School

  • Mifflin Thomas School serves 323 students in grades PK - 8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Mifflin Thomas School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 323 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 323 students
Mifflin Thomas School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mifflin Thomas School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Mifflin Thomas School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mifflin Thomas School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Mifflin Thomas School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
Mifflin Thomas School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Mifflin Thomas School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
n/a
15%
Mifflin Thomas School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
n/a
69%
Mifflin Thomas School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mifflin Thomas School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Mifflin Thomas School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.24
Mifflin Thomas School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
38%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Mifflin Thomas School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

  • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 137,674 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,088 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,807 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Philadelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
250
3
Number of Students Managed 137,674 1,514
Philadelphia City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,831 MM $21 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,951 MM $20 MM
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,088 $12,967
Philadelphia City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,807 $12,300
Philadelphia City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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