2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 241 Students
- 15 Teachers
Philadelphia Learning Academy - South
26 AND WHARTON STS
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19113
Phone: (215) 952-6571
District: The School District of Philadelphia
At Philadelphia Learning Academy - South, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Philadelphia Learning Academy - South is 11 percent. The student body makeup is 63 percent male and 37 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 98 percent. Philadelphia Learning Academy - South 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)||98%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||50%|
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||28%|
|Proficient in Math||12%|
|College Readiness Index||2.8|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||07 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
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.
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.