2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,124 Students
- 57 Teachers
Girls High School
1400 WEST OLNEY AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19141
Phone: (215) 276-5258
District: The School District of Philadelphia
Girls High School is ranked 56th within Pennsylvania. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Girls High School is 38 percent. The student body makeup is 2 percent male and 98 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 91 percent. Girls High School 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.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||91%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||53%|
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||89%|
|Proficient in Math||82%|
|College Readiness Index||19.0|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||45%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||38%|
|College Readiness (district average)||11.2|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.