Mifflin Thomas School

  • Mifflin Thomas School serves 330 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Mifflin Thomas School's student population of 330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mifflin Thomas School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mifflin Thomas School is 0.33, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2578 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
81%
15%
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White
8%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mifflin Thomas School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.330.53
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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 Mifflin Thomas School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 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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