University City High School



University City High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University City 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
9 103
10 160
11 132
12 111

University City High School is a public high school of the Philadelphia City School District located in Philadelphia, PA. It has 506 students in grades 9th through 12th. University City High School is the 509th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 10,565th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.4 to 1.

Total Students: 506
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.69

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University City High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 259
(51%)
20,208
(50%)
 Female 247
(49%)
19,889
(50%)

University City High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 472
(93%)
22,915
(57%)
 Hispanic 17
(3%)
6,507
(16%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
3,849
(10%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
686
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
6,063
(15%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
76
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

University City High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 503
(99%)
28,655
(71%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
10,782
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,036
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

University City High School is ranked 97th out of 0 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University City High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) 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.

University City High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1800
2006 1514
2007 1378
2008 1084
2009 768
2010 657
2011 615
2012 506

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 19.2
2007 15.5
2008 12.2
2009 9.4
2010 9.2
2011 8.4
2012 9.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85388888888889
2006 0.88969616908851
2007 0.89477503628447
2008 0.88376383763838
2009 1.0013020833333
2010 0.99543378995434
2011 0.99512195121951
2012 0.99407114624506

Compare University City High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
940.0% 9.4:1
 
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 99.4%
 

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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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