Parkway Northwest places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
Parkway Northwest's student population of 260 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 83% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||260 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Parkway Northwest 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 Parkway Northwest is 0.13, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (PA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#2356 out of 2820 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||24:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Philadelphia City School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Parkway Northwest is Hill Freedman World Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Houston Henry E School (0.5 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Philadelphia Houston Henry E School Grades: K-8 | 373 students
7300 Rural Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19119
(215) 248-6608 0.5 K-8 373
- Philadelphia John Story Jenks Academy For The Arts An Grades: K-8 | 513 students
8301 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
(215) 248-6604 0.8 K-8 513
- Philadelphia Khepera Charter School Grades: K-8 | 361 students
926 W. Sedgley Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 843-1700 0.9 K-8 361
- Philadelphia Amy Nw Grades: 6-8 | 305 students
6000 Ridge Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19128
(215) 951-5200 1.1 6-8 305
- Philadelphia Emlen Eleanor C School Grades: PK-5 | 416 students
6501 Chew Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119
(215) 951-4010 1.2 PK-5 416
I graduated from parkway spring garden on 7500 Germantown ave in 1988. Great teachers and staff.
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