Edison Hs/Fareira Skills



Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Students by Grade
PK 20
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 378
10 328
11 293
12 255

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills is a public high school of the Philadelphia City School District located in Philadelphia, PA. It has 1,274 students in grades 9th through 12th. Edison Hs/Fareira Skills is the 130th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 4,266th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,274
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 104.18

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Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 689
(54%)
20,208
(50%)
 Female 585
(46%)
19,889
(50%)

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,016
(80%)
6,507
(16%)
 Black 219
(17%)
22,915
(57%)
 White 20
(2%)
6,063
(15%)
 Two or More 14
(1%)
686
(2%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
3,849
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
76
(0%)

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,254
(98%)
28,655
(71%)
 Not Eligible 20
(2%)
10,782
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,036
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills is ranked 13th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Edison Hs/Fareira Skills students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 37.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Edison Hs/Fareira Skills Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2812
2006 2488
2007 2358
2008 2078
2009 1885
2010 1729
2011 1443
2012 1274

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 17.9
2007 17.1
2008 15
2009 12.7
2010 11.4
2011 14.3
2012 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90433854907539
2006 0.99397106109325
2007 0.90245971162002
2008 0.91097208854668
2009 0.99310344827586
2010 0.99074609600925
2011 0.98613998613999
2012 0.98430141287284

Compare Edison Hs/Fareira Skills to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 37.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 98.4%
 

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