Tacony Academy Charter School



Tacony Academy Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tacony Academy Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 79
2 77
3 80
4 77
5 77
6 76
7 68
8 73
9 104
10 126
11 81
12 73

Tacony Academy Charter School is a public high school of the Tacony Academy Charter School located in Philadelphia, PA. It has 1,070 students in grades Kindergarten through 12th. Tacony Academy Charter School is the 190th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 5,523rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,070
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 64

Search for Former TACS Students

Tacony Academy Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 553
(52%)
553
(52%)
 Female 517
(48%)
517
(48%)

Tacony Academy Charter School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 367
(34%)
367
(34%)
 White 347
(32%)
347
(32%)
 Hispanic 234
(22%)
234
(22%)
 Two or More 85
(8%)
85
(8%)
 Asian 34
(3%)
34
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Tacony Academy Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 703
(66%)
703
(66%)
 Not Eligible 291
(27%)
291
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(7%)
76
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Tacony Academy Charter School is ranked 74th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tacony Academy Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.8%) is higher than the state average of 45.1%. 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.

Tacony Academy Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 338
2010 561
2011 740
2012 873
2013 1091
2014 1051
2015 1070

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 19.9
2010 19.3
2011 18.3
2012 19.4
2013 18.6
2014 18.1
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009
2010 0.5668449197861
2011 0.70675675675676
2012 0.54868270332188
2013 0.5948670944088
2014 0.71265461465271
2015 0.72803738317757

Compare Tacony Academy Charter School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 72.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Tacony Academy Charter School
Philadelphia, PA
Public KG - 12 1,070 16.7:1  
Northeast High School
Philadelphia, PA
Public 09 - 12 3,108 28.1:1 1 miles
First Century Gospel School
Philadelphia, PA
Private 01 - 10 158 18:1 2 miles
Lincoln High School
Philadelphia, PA
Public 09 - 12 1,526 18.9:1 3 miles
Father Judge High School
Philadelphia, PA
Private 09 - 12 873 19:1 3 miles
Meehan Austin Ms
Philadelphia, PA
Public 07 - 08 532 21.3:1 3 miles
St Basil Academy
Jenkintown, PA
Private 09 - 12 251 10:1 3 miles
Fels Samuel High School
Philadelphia, PA
Public 09 - 12 987 17.8:1 3 miles
Washington George High School
Philadelphia, PA
Public 09 - 12 1,729 21.8:1 4 miles
Wyncote Academy
Melrose Park, PA
Private 06 - 12 87 7:1 4 miles
International Christian High School
Philadelphia, PA
Private 09 - 12 101 10:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.