Willard Frances E School

2900 Emerald St
Philadelphia, PA 19134
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Willard Frances E School serves 722 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Willard Frances E 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Willard Frances E School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Willard Frances E School's student population of 722 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Willard Frances E School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Willard Frances E School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2237 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
50%
11%
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Black
30%
15%
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White
10%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Willard Frances E School is Mastbaum Jules E Avts (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Conwell Russell Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Conwell Russell Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 405 students
    0.3 miles
    1849 E Clearfield St
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 291-4722
    0.3 5-8 405
  • Philadelphia Mastbaum Jules E Avts Vocational School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 775 students
    0.3 miles
    3116 Frankford Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 291-4703
    0.3 9-12 775
  • Philadelphia Memphis Street Academy Cs @ Jp Jones Charter School
    Math: 5% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 809 students
    0.4 miles
    2950 Memphis Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 291-4709
    0.4 5-8 809
  • Philadelphia Brown Henry A School Math: 19% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 494 students
    0.5 miles
    1946 E Sergeant St
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
    (215) 291-4717
    0.5 PK-8 494
  • Philadelphia Elkin Lewis School Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 811 students
    0.5 miles
    3199 D St
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    (215) 291-4701
    0.5 K-4 811

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