Tilden William T Middle School

  • Tilden William T Middle School serves 367 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (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 12% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tilden William T Middle 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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%.

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School Overview

  • Tilden William T Middle School's student population of 367 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tilden William T Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tilden William T Middle School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2802 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
80%
15%
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White
1%
66%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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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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