School Details

Truebright Science Academy CS

926 West Sedgley Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19132
(215) 225-3437
2

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 7-12 350 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

27%
80%
27%
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
  • Truebright Science Academy Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

62%
76%
48%
80%
12%
60%
28%
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
  • Truebright Science Academy Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
60%
41%
68%
5%
42%
70%
83%

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
  • Truebright Science Academy Cs average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Truebright Science Academy CS is a charter high school in Philadelphia. 350 children attend Truebright Science Academy CS and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 47% of the 350 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. Little Flower Catholic High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 88% %
Hispanic 8% %
White, non-Hispanic 3% %
Multiracial 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school should be closed. Send you child to a better school. Do your research.

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