Carver High School Engineering & Science Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,829
College Readiness Index
20.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
25:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 706 Students
  • 28 Teachers

Carver High School Engineering & Science
1600 WEST NORRIS ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19121

Phone: (215) 684-5079

District: The School District of Philadelphia

Overview

Carver High School Engineering & Science is ranked 53rd within Pennsylvania. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Carver High School Engineering & Science is 51 percent. The student body makeup is 57 percent male and 43 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Carver High School Engineering & Science is 1 of 63 high schools in the The School District of Philadelphia.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1829
State Rank
#53
Magnet Rank
#243

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 706
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 100%
Full-Time Teachers 28

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 80%
Proficient in Math 76%
College Readiness Index 20.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 63
Total Students 47,433
Proficient in Reading (district average) 45%
Proficient in Math (district average) 38%
College Readiness (district average) 11.2

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