First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District serving 1,859 students in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameFirst Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,859 students
# of Teachers102 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students797 students
% Male Students
43%
# of Female Students1,062 students
% Female Students
57%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.70
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students49 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students501 students
% Hispanic Students
27%
# of Black Students828 students
% Black Students
45%
# of White Students280 students
% White Students
15%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students193 students
% of Two or more races Students
10%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:181
# of Students in 1st Grade:170
# of Students in 2nd Grade:169
# of Students in 3rd Grade:168
# of Students in 4th Grade:169
# of Students in 5th Grade:169
# of Students in 6th Grade:173
# of Students in 7th Grade:170
# of Students in 8th Grade:162
# of Students in 9th Grade:97
# of Students in 10th Grade:87
# of Students in 11th Grade:54
# of Students in 12th Grade:90
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter 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)
38%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter 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.
Graduation Rate85-89%
86%

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,914 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,706 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has grown by 33% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$10 MM$19 MM
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Spending$9 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,914$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,706$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter 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?
First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter S. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.