Rhawnhurst School

  • Rhawnhurst School serves 631 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Rhawnhurst School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.
  • Rhawnhurst School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

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School Overview

  • Rhawnhurst School's student population of 631 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students631 students
Rhawnhurst School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Rhawnhurst School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Rhawnhurst School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeRhawnhurst School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Rhawnhurst School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rhawnhurst School is 0.80, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
Rhawnhurst School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
26%
4%
Rhawnhurst School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
18%
10%
Rhawnhurst School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
20%
15%
Rhawnhurst School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
22%
68%
Rhawnhurst School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
14%
3%
Rhawnhurst School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRhawnhurst School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.800.26
Rhawnhurst School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
Rhawnhurst School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
Rhawnhurst School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Rhawnhurst School is Philadelphia City 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.
    • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 132,968 students has decreased by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $19,677 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $20,504 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    220
    3
    Number of Students Managed132,9681,464
    Philadelphia City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    21%
    46%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    35%
    62%
    District Total Revenue$2,831 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$2,951 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$19,677$13,048
    District Spending / Student$20,504$12,915
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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      0.6 miles
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      0.6 6-8 1178
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      0.7 miles
      8300 Castor Ave
      Philadelphia, PA 19152
      (215)728-5009
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      Grades: 9-12 | 3108 students
      0.8 miles
      1601 Cottman Ave
      Philadelphia, PA 19111
      (215)728-5018
      0.8 9-12 3108
    • Philadelphia Tacony Academy Charter School Charter School
      Grades: K-12 | 1070 students
      0.8 miles
      1300 Rhawn Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19111
      (215)742-5100
      0.8 K-12 1070
    • Philadelphia Solis-cohen Solomon School
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      1.0 miles
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      Philadelphia, PA 19149
      (215)728-5012
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