School Details

KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School

5900 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143
(215) 294-2973
3

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 5-8 184 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

45%
73%
22%
65%
14%
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
  • KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

60%
77%
32%
69%

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
  • KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

93%
80%
65%
76%

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
  • KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School is a charter middle school in Philadelphia. 184 students attend KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 74% of the 184 students here have subsidized lunches. Harrington Avery D School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 93% %
Hispanic 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% %
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 0% %
White, non-Hispanic 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 74% 0%

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