PROFICIENCY 85% 55% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #7 of 440 in Philadelphia
  • Ranked #22 of 4793 in Pennsylvania
Proficiency Averages
29%Philadelphia
55%Pennsylvania

Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Philadelphia City School District" in Philadelphia, PA. There are a total of 889 students and 27 teachers at Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 33 to 1.

Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 85.0%, which is 55% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students889
Teachers27
Student/Teacher ratio33:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment142
Taking some courses125
Taking some courses (not tests)18
Passing some courses36
Passing no courses76

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 Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School, there are a total of 142 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 125 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
770-79%
850-59%
High School85-89%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All93%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7>= 90%
8>= 90%
High School90-94%

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.

Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
White 3.3% 15.5% 68.3% 51.1%
Black 77.5% 53.0% 14.4% 15.9%
Asian 10.1% 7.0% 3.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 19.4% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 4.8% 2.9% 3.1%

Philadelphia demographics profile

StatisticPhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaNational
Population1,559,93812,801,989328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)11,62628791
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 Hs Of Engineering & Science Carver High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.