Welsh John School



Welsh John School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Welsh John School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 57
2 64
3 55
4 44
5 49
6 50
7 47
8 48
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Welsh John School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Philadelphia City School District. It enrolls 452 students in grades 1st through 12th. Welsh John School is the 857th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 26,655th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 452
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,655th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 857th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 839th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 838th out of 1,773

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Welsh John School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 236
(52%)
46,815
(48%)
 Male 216
(48%)
50,615
(52%)

Welsh John School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 278
(62%)
19,288
(20%)
 Black 135
(30%)
48,182
(49%)
 Two or More 32
(7%)
8,596
(9%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
7,381
(8%)
 White 2
(0%)
13,707
(14%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
214
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)

Welsh John School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 452
(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, Welsh John School is ranked 286th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Welsh John 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.

Welsh John School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 647
2006 647
2007 622
2008 610
2009 588
2010 611
2011 611
2012 568
2013 524
2014 500
2015 452

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 16.5
2007 15.8
2008 16.4
2009 14.7
2010 14.4
2011 16.3
2012 16.1
2013 16.1
2014 16.1
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82534775888717
2006 0.77279752704791
2007 0.94533762057878
2008 0.95573770491803
2009 1.0017006802721
2010 0.99509001636661
2011 0.99509001636661
2012 0.99471830985915
2013 0.99427480916031
2014 0.994
2015 1

Compare Welsh John School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
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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