Wissahickon Cs



Wissahickon Cs Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wissahickon Cs Students by Grade
PK 0
K 100
1 108
2 108
3 105
4 108
5 53
6 106
7 107
8 93
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wissahickon Cs is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Wissahickon Charter Schools. It enrolls 888 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wissahickon Cs is the 73rd largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 2,562nd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 888
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,562nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 73rd out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,501st out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 118th out of 1,773

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Wissahickon Cs Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 447
(50%)
447
(50%)
 Female 441
(50%)
441
(50%)

Wissahickon Cs Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 795
(90%)
795
(90%)
 White 48
(5%)
48
(5%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
34
(4%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wissahickon Cs Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 659
(74%)
659
(74%)
 Not Eligible 154
(17%)
154
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(8%)
75
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Wissahickon Cs is ranked 75th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wissahickon Cs students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.7%) 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.

Wissahickon Cs Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 411
2007 402
2008 402
2009 401
2010 419
2011 426
2012 450
2013 457
2014 792
2015 888

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 13.7
2007 14.9
2008 14.9
2009 13.8
2010 13.7
2011 14.4
2012 16.5
2013 16
2014 17.7
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32107843137255
2006
2007
2008
2009 0.80548628428928
2010 0.70405727923628
2011 0.73708920187793
2012 0.77333333333333
2013 0.80962800875274
2014 0.79040404040404
2015 0.82657657657658

Compare Wissahickon Cs to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 82.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Wissahickon Cs
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Public KG - 08 888 17.3:1  
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Public KG - 08 753 15.1:1 1 miles
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Public 01 - 08 241 16.7:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 307 11:1 2 miles
Prodigy Learning Center
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Private PK - 05 277 29:1 2 miles
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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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