Birney Preparatory Academy School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Birney Preparatory Academy School District serving 731 students in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Birney Preparatory Academy School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Birney Preparatory Academy Charter School
    900 West Lindley Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19141
    (215)456-3000

    Grades: K-8 | 731 students

Overview

School District NameBirney Preparatory Academy School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students731 students
# of Teachers38 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
# of Male Students365 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students366 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.09
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students13 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students701 students
% Black Students
96%
# of White Studentsn/a
% White Students
n/a
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students4 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:80
# of Students in 1st Grade:81
# of Students in 2nd Grade:87
# of Students in 3rd Grade:89
# of Students in 4th Grade:90
# of Students in 5th Grade:81
# of Students in 6th Grade:74
# of Students in 7th Grade:70
# of Students in 8th Grade:79
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Birney Preparatory Academy School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birney Preparatory Academy School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Birney Preparatory Academy School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,214 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,006 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$8 MM$19 MM
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Spending$7 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Birney Preparatory Academy School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,214$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Birney Preparatory Academy School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,006$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Birney Preparatory Academy School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Birney Preparatory Academy School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.09, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Birney Preparatory Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.