School Details

Cayuga School

43444358 North 5th St, Philadelphia, PA 19140
(215) 456-3167
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 410 students 15 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

30%
49%
80%
27%
45%
74%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Philadelphia City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

39%
56%
83%
19%
42%
72%
32%
49%
82%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Philadelphia City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

23%
45%
73%
16%
35%
65%
26%
32%
64%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Philadelphia City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Cayuga School is a public elementary school in Philadelphia. The principal of Cayuga School is Ms Evelyn Cortez. 410 children attend Cayuga School and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 99% of the 410 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Cayuga School is 15:1. McClure Alexander K School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 63% 19%
Black, non-Hispanic 32% 56%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 7%
Asian 1% %
White, non-Hispanic 0.7% 14%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 75%

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