PROFICIENCY 36% 32% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Philadelphia City SD
37%Philadelphia
53%Pennsylvania

Holme Thomas School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "Philadelphia City SD" in Philadelphia, PA. There are a total of 594 students and 29 teachers at Holme Thomas School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 591 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Holme Thomas School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.0%, which is 32% lower than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students594
Teachers28.67
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch591
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Holme Thomas School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
335-39%
420-24%
515-19%
625-29%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
345-49%
440-44%
540-44%
640-44%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

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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Holme Thomas School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 37.7% 14.8% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 27.8% 52.1% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 6.7% 8.0% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.8% 19.2% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 14.7% 5.6% 2.9% 3.1%

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Lincoln High School27%2.0Philadelphia, PA
Forrest Edwin School25%2.0Philadelphia, PA
La Brum Gen J Harry Middle School38%2.1Philadelphia, PA
Farrell Louis H School35%2.4Philadelphia, PA
Fitzpatrick Aloysius L School34%2.5Philadelphia, PA
Mayfair School44%2.5Philadelphia, PA
Frank Anne School59%2.5Philadelphia, PA

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%
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Source: The Holme Thomas School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.