Independence Cs



Independence Cs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Independence Cs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 94
2 98
3 96
4 96
5 82
6 80
7 89
8 84
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Independence Cs is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Independence Charter Schools. It enrolls 812 students in grades 1st through 12th. Independence Cs is the 110th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 4,083rd largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 812
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,083rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 110th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,167th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 115th out of 1,773

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Independence Cs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 419
(52%)
419
(52%)
 Male 393
(48%)
393
(48%)

Independence Cs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 335
(41%)
335
(41%)
 White 209
(26%)
209
(26%)
 Hispanic 150
(18%)
150
(18%)
 Two or More 78
(10%)
78
(10%)
 Asian 40
(5%)
40
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Independence Cs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 402
(50%)
402
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 342
(42%)
342
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(8%)
68
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Independence Cs is ranked 325th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Independence Cs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Independence Cs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 588
2006 669
2007 653
2008 682
2009 698
2010 775
2011 788
2012 814
2013 816
2014 814
2015 812

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 16
2007 11.3
2008 12
2009 11.6
2010 14.6
2011 14.1
2012 15.1
2013 13.9
2014 15.1
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48299319727891
2006
2007
2008 0.56011730205279
2009 0.49713467048711
2010 0.4658064516129
2011 0.53426395939086
2012 0.52948402948403
2013 0.53553921568627
2014 0.50982800982801
2015 0.50492610837438

Compare Independence Cs to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.5%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Independence Cs
Philadelphia, PA
Public KG - 08 812 15.7:1  
Jackson Andrew School
Philadelphia, PA
Public PK - 08 543 17.6:1 1 miles
Childs George W School
Philadelphia, PA
Public PK - 08 627 18.3:1 1 miles
World Communications Cs
Philadelphia, PA
Public 06 - 12 534 21.4:1 1 miles
Friends Select School
Philadelphia, PA
Private PK - 12 558 9:1 1 miles
Greene Towne School
Philadelphia, PA
Private PK - KG 130 2:1 1 miles
Christopher Columbus Cs
Philadelphia, PA
Public KG - 08 800 15.6:1 1 miles
The Philadelphia School
Philadelphia, PA
Private 01 - 08 358 6:1 1 miles
Greenfield Albert M School
Philadelphia, PA
Public KG - 08 608 23.4:1 1 miles
Universal Institute Cs
Philadelphia, PA
Public KG - 09 743 37.2:1 1 miles
Stanton Edwin M School
Philadelphia, PA
Public PK - 08 343 16.3:1 1 miles
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