William Penn Acts School (Closed 2008)

  • William Penn Acts School served 870 students in grades 4-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students870 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
84%
15%
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White
5%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William Penn Acts School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.280.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg City SD School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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