Catharine Joseph School



Catharine Joseph School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Catharine Joseph School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 102
1 110
2 92
3 110
4 95
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Catharine Joseph School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Philadelphia City School District. It enrolls 637 students in grades 1st through 12th. Catharine Joseph School is the 306th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 11,302nd largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 637
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,302nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 306th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,615th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 601st out of 1,773

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Catharine Joseph School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 329
(52%)
50,615
(52%)
 Female 308
(48%)
46,815
(48%)

Catharine Joseph School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 483
(76%)
48,182
(49%)
 Asian 69
(11%)
7,381
(8%)
 Two or More 53
(8%)
8,596
(9%)
 Hispanic 24
(4%)
19,288
(20%)
 White 8
(1%)
13,707
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
214
(0%)

Catharine Joseph School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 637
(100%)
97,430
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Catharine Joseph School is ranked 117th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Catharine Joseph School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Catharine Joseph School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 771
2006 727
2007 642
2008 624
2009 595
2010 606
2011 623
2012 620
2013 622
2014 636
2015 637

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 18.4
2007 14.4
2008 15.8
2009 13.7
2010 14.6
2011 15.8
2012 16.4
2013 16.5
2014 19.7
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87029831387808
2006 0.85557083906465
2007 0.87071651090343
2008 0.86858974358974
2009 0.95966386554622
2010 0.93729372937294
2011 0.9438202247191
2012 0.94677419354839
2013 0.95498392282958
2014 0.99528301886792
2015 1

Compare Catharine Joseph School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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