Philadelphia Learning Academy - South Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
1.1
Reading Proficiency
1.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
9:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 151 Students
  • 16 Teachers

Philadelphia Learning Academy - South
26 AND WHARTON STS
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19113

Phone: (215) 952-6571

District: The School District of Philadelphia

Overview

At Philadelphia Learning Academy - South, the student body makeup is 58 percent male and 42 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Philadelphia Learning Academy - South 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 None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 151
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 16

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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 5%
Proficient in Math 0%
College Readiness Index N/A

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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 No
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

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