Inquiry Charter School



Inquiry Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Inquiry Charter School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 48
1 43
2 22
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Inquiry Charter School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Inquiry Charter School District. It enrolls 137 students in grades 1st through 12th. Inquiry Charter School is the 1,733rd largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 51,527th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 137
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,527th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,733rd out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,393rd out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,754th out of 1,773

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Inquiry Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 72
(53%)
72
(53%)
 Female 65
(47%)
65
(47%)

Inquiry Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 134
(98%)
134
(98%)
 White 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Inquiry Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(82%)
113
(82%)
 Not Eligible 21
(15%)
21
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Inquiry Charter School is ranked 1,213th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Inquiry Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.7%) 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.

Inquiry Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 89
2006 67
2007 114
2008 117
2009 121
2010 106
2011 122
2012 116
2013 117
2014 113
2015 137

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.2
2006 16.8
2007 11.6
2008 9
2009 11
2010 17.7
2011 6.1
2012 7.6
2013 8
2014 8.1
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96629213483146
2006 0.92537313432836
2007 0.64912280701754
2008 0.86324786324786
2009 0.97520661157025
2010 0.97169811320755
2011
2012 N/A
2013 0.97435897435897
2014 0.97345132743363
2015 0.84671532846715

Compare Inquiry Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.7%
 

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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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