Saul W B Agricultural School

Saul W B Agricultural School serves 511 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in PA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Saul W B Agricultural School's student population of 511 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Saul W B Agricultural School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40-44%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
14%
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Black
64%
14%
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White
19%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Saul W B Agricultural School often compared to?
Saul W B Agricultural Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Randolph A. Philip Avt High School, Roxborough High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% PA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Saul W B Agricultural School?
The graduation rate of Saul W B Agricultural School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 87%.
How many students attend Saul W B Agricultural School?
511 students attend Saul W B Agricultural School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Saul W B Agricultural School students are Black, 19% of students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Saul W B Agricultural School?
Saul W B Agricultural School has a student ration of 27:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Saul W B Agricultural School offer ?
Saul W B Agricultural School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Saul W B Agricultural School part of?
Saul W B Agricultural School is part of Philadelphia City SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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