Pepper George Middle School (Closed 2014)

  • Pepper George Middle School served 407 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 19% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 25% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
73%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
87%
15%
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White
4%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pepper George Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.240.26
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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 Pepper George Middle 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: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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