Overbrook High School

  • Overbrook High School serves 569 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Overbrook High School's student population of 569 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Overbrook High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Overbrook High School is 0.06, 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#2517 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
97%
15%
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White
n/a
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.53
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Graduation Rate50-54%
86%
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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 Overbrook High 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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