Washington George School (Closed 2014)

  • Washington George School served 311 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Washington George School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
73%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington George School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington George School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
16%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
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Black
45%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington George School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
2%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington George School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington George School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.700.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington George School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City SD School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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