PROFICIENCY 6% 89% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Philadelphia City SD
37%Philadelphia
53%Pennsylvania

Edison Hs/fareira Skills is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Philadelphia City SD" in Philadelphia, PA. There are a total of 1,345 students and 78 teachers at Edison Hs/fareira Skills, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 1,342 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Edison Hs/fareira Skills has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 5.8%, which is 89% lower than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1345
Teachers77.57
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch1342
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment23
Taking some courses11
Taking some courses (not tests)10
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses4

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Edison Hs/fareira Skills, there are a total of 23 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 11 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All4%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All6-9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Edison Hs/fareira Skills race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 0.9% 14.8% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 22.2% 52.1% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 8.0% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 75.4% 19.2% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 5.6% 2.9% 3.1%

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Philadelphia demographics profile

StatisticPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaNational
Population1,559,93812,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)11,62627791
Median age33.940.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%56%55%
Speak English78%89%79%
Speak Spanish10%5%13%

Education level achieved in Philadelphia

IndexPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.9%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school78.5%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college49.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters10.9%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Edison Hs/fareira Skills data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.