Washington Grover Jr School



Washington Grover Jr School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Grover Jr School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 108
6 143
7 149
8 155
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington Grover Jr School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Philadelphia City School District. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.44

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Washington Grover Jr School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 306
(55%)
50,615
(52%)
 Female 249
(45%)
46,815
(48%)

Washington Grover Jr School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 312
(56%)
48,182
(49%)
 Asian 104
(19%)
7,381
(8%)
 Hispanic 90
(16%)
19,288
(20%)
 Two or More 30
(5%)
8,596
(9%)
 White 19
(3%)
13,707
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
214
(0%)

Washington Grover Jr School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 555
(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

The percentage of Washington Grover Jr 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.

Washington Grover Jr School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1152
2006 1084
2007 953
2008 843
2009 789
2010 761
2011 716
2012 653
2013 591
2014 563
2015 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.2
2006 19.4
2007 17.4
2008 14.4
2009 14.5
2010 14.5
2011 14.8
2012 13.6
2013 16.9
2014 16.1
2015 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79774305555556
2006 0.7979704797048
2007 0.76180482686254
2008 0.77580071174377
2009 1.0088719898606
2010 0.99605781865966
2011 0.99581005586592
2012 0.99540581929556
2013 0.99492385786802
2014 0.99467140319716
2015 1

Compare Washington Grover Jr School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
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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