Girard Academic Music Program Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
17.9
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 05–12 Grades
  • 501 Students
  • 27 Teachers

Girard Academic Music Program
23RD AND RITNER STS
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19145

Phone: (215) 952-8590

District: The School District of Philadelphia

Overview

At Girard Academic Music Program, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Girard Academic Music Program is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 43 percent male and 57 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 50 percent. Girard Academic Music Program is 1 of 58 high schools in the The School District of Philadelphia.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

See Best High Schools in Pennsylvania

Students / Teachers

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

Total Enrollment 501
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 50%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 28%
Full-Time Teachers 27

More About Student Body

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 86%
Proficient in Math 77%
College Readiness Index 17.9

More About Test Scores

School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 05 – 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 58
Total Students 40,465
Proficient in Reading (district average) 42%
Proficient in Math (district average) 36%
College Readiness (district average) 13.4

Reader Comments ()

Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Girard Academic Music Program is 1 of 58 schools in the The School District of Philadelphia.

See all 58 district schools »

Follow U.S. News Education