Philadelphia Learning Academy - North

  • Philadelphia Learning Academy - North serves 83 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Philadelphia Learning Academy - North's student population of 83 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students83 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Philadelphia Learning Academy - North
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Philadelphia Learning Academy - North by grade.

School Comparison

  • Philadelphia Learning Academy - North's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Philadelphia Learning Academy - North is 0.42, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
Hispanic
22%
11%
Black
73%
15%
White
1%
66%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Philadelphia Learning Academy - North.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.420.27
Graduation Rate20-29%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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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