Morrison Andrew J School

  • Morrison Andrew J School serves 721 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (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 15% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than 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%.

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School Overview

  • Morrison Andrew J School's student population of 721 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students721 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morrison Andrew J School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morrison Andrew J School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#2782 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
31%
11%
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Black
53%
15%
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White
1%
66%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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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 SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Philadelphia Olney Elementary School
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