School Details

Planet Abacus CS

6649 Tulip St, Philadelphia, PA 19135
(610) 617-9121
10

(out of 10)

Charter Grades K-8 430 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

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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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

98%
83%
96%
72%
100%
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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
73%
87%
65%
92%
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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
77%
92%
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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
80%
96%
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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
76%
100%
80%
83%
60%
100%
73%

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
  • Planet Abacus Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Planet Abacus CS is a charter middle school in Philadelphia. 430 children attend Planet Abacus CS and are mostly Multiracial; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 66% of the 430 students here have subsidized lunches. St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 8% 8%
White, non-Hispanic 42% 42%
Hispanic 26% 26%
Black, non-Hispanic 24% 24%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 66%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    School is awesome. Great foundations being built. Love the hours curriculum the monthly projects and books are wonderful. The Resource room staff are wonderful attentive and extraordinary teachers.

  • (1 year ago)

    Giving students a great foundation parent child interaction. What school should be like! My children and I love it.

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is awesome and I think it deserves a 10 out of 10 rating. Thank you

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