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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Rhawnhurst School's student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat 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
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rhawnhurst School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same 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%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
26%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of Asian students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
10%
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Black
20%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of Black students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
22%
68%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rhawnhurst School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.800.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhawnhurst School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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