Girls High School



Girls High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Girls High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 424
10 231
11 260
12 255

Girls High School is a public high school of the Philadelphia City School District located in Philadelphia, PA. It has 1,170 students in grades 9th through 12th. Girls High School is the 162nd largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 4,837th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,170
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.36

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Girls High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,170
(100%)
19,889
(50%)
 Male 0
(0%)
20,208
(50%)

Girls High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 775
(66%)
22,915
(57%)
 Asian 176
(15%)
3,849
(10%)
 Hispanic 127
(11%)
6,507
(16%)
 White 80
(7%)
6,063
(15%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
686
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
76
(0%)

Girls High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 714
(61%)
28,655
(71%)
 Not Eligible 362
(31%)
10,782
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 94
(8%)
1,036
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Girls High School is ranked 39th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Girls High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.1%) 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.

Girls High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1177
2006 1147
2007 1097
2008 1038
2009 1096
2010 1124
2011 993
2012 1170

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 20.5
2007 21.6
2008 18.1
2009 19.2
2010 19.7
2011 18.8
2012 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41206457094308
2006 0.39755884917175
2007 0.49589790337284
2008 0.49229287090559
2009 0.51277372262774
2010 0.52935943060498
2011 0.41389728096677
2012 0.69059829059829

Compare Girls High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,399.9% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 37.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 69.1%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,170 19.4:1  
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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