Paul Robeson High School For Human Services

  • Paul Robeson High School For Human Services serves 296 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Paul Robeson High School For Human Services's student population of 296 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul Robeson High School For Human Services's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul Robeson High School For Human Services is 0.12, which is less 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#2286 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
94%
15%
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White
2%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.27
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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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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