John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

Public K-8

 8301 Germantown Ave
       Philadelphia, PA  19118-3408


 (215) 248-6604

District: Philadelphia City School District

SchoolDigger Rank:
1259th of 1,547 Pennsylvania Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  17.1
Number of students:  446

Racial breakdown:
African American:
76.7%
White:
9.6%
Two or more races:
9.4%
Free/discounted lunch recipients:  100.0%

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Compare Details In 2017, John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an ranked worse than 81.4% of elementary schools in Pennsylvania. It also ranked 28th among 145 ranked elementary schools in the Philadelphia City School District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2017 the calculated Average Standard Score was 19.42. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2017, John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an ranked worse than 72.9% of middle schools in Pennsylvania. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2017 the calculated Average Standard Score was 26.15. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: African American (76.7%), White (9.6%), two or more races (9.4%). (See more...)
Compare Details 100% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. This is the lowest percentage in the Philadelphia City School District. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an is 17.1, which is the 52nd best among 145 elementary schools in the Philadelphia City School District. (See more...)
Compare John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an employs 26 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2017 Rankings:

John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an:

SchoolDigger ranks John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an 1259th of 1547 Pennsylvania public elementary schools. (See John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an in the ranking list.)
SchoolDigger ranks John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an 639th of 877 Pennsylvania public middle schools. (See John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an in the ranking list.)

Philadelphia City School District:

SchoolDigger ranks Philadelphia City School District 531st of 593 Pennsylvania school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools PA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2003 30.86 993rd 1302 23.7%
2004 14.14 1135th 1308 13.2%
2005 47.51 833rd 1299 35.9%
2006 33.60 1233rd 1545 20.2%
2007 22.75 1331st 1555 14.4%
2008 36.08 1199th 1551 22.7%
2009 49.84 989th 1549 36.2%
2010 65.38 622nd 1579 60.6%
2011 64.82 653rd 1597 59.1%
2012 39.95 1188th 1599 25.7%
2013 18.30 1293rd 1519 14.9%
2014 14.55 1273rd 1467 13.2%
2015 26.95 1135th 1474 23.0%
2016 21.20 1247th 1554 19.8%
2017 19.42 1259th 1547 18.6%

Data source: test scores: Pennsylvania Dept of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

Rank History for John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Middle Schools PA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2003 50.76 392nd 643 39.0%
2004 41.46 474th 663 28.5%
2005 62.33 292nd 687 57.5%
2006 46.30 475th 736 35.5%
2007 43.04 510th 749 31.9%
2008 60.10 353rd 753 53.1%
2009 50.38 473rd 770 38.6%
2010 63.09 340th 805 57.8%
2011 59.82 399th 825 51.6%
2012 42.16 588th 834 29.5%
2013 37.46 555th 758 26.8%
2014 28.70 570th 728 21.7%
2015 28.76 599th 835 28.3%
2016 24.67 650th 870 25.3%
2017 26.15 639th 877 27.1%

Data source: test scores: Pennsylvania Dept of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Enrollment information for John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1988 315 303 4 8 1 n/a n/a 0 631
1989 324 324 5 8 0 n/a n/a 0 661
1990 287 317 2 5 0 n/a n/a 0 611
1991 262 337 3 7 0 n/a n/a 0 609
1992 247 337 4 7 0 n/a n/a 0 595
1993 252 364 2 5 0 n/a n/a 0 623
1994 212 374 2 11 2 n/a n/a 0 601
1995 171 405 6 9 2 n/a n/a 0 593
1996 171 405 6 9 2 n/a n/a 0 593
1997 133 427 5 14 1 n/a n/a 0 580
1998 112 439 3 17 0 n/a n/a 0 571
1999 97 430 5 10 0 n/a n/a 0 542
2000 96 429 3 10 1 n/a n/a 0 539
2001 97 413 2 5 1 n/a n/a 0 518
2002 72 407 1 3 0 n/a n/a 0 483
2003 72 407 1 3 0 n/a n/a 0 483
2004 48 436 6 8 0 n/a n/a 0 498
2005 52 440 8 9 0 n/a n/a 0 509
2006 48 424 11 9 0 n/a n/a 0 492
2007 40 397 10 7 0 n/a n/a 0 454
2008 41 402 9 8 0 n/a n/a 15 475
2009 39 385 11 8 1 n/a n/a 16 460
2010 41 374 10 10 0 n/a n/a 18 453
2011 36 415 5 11 0 0 23 0 490
2012 34 405 6 13 0 0 32 0 490
2013 40 388 6 12 0 0 31 0 477
2014 53 390 4 9 0 0 38 0 494
2015 50 349 4 11 0 0 44 0 458
2016 43 342 4 15 0 0 42 0 446

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 631 37.0 17.0 n/a
1989 661 36.0 18.3 n/a
1990 611 37.0 16.5 0.0
1991 609 38.0 16.0 n/a
1992 595 39.0 15.2 n/a
1993 623 37.0 16.8 n/a
1994 601 35.0 17.2 n/a
1995 593 34.0 17.4 n/a
1996 593 34.0 17.4 n/a
1997 580 34.0 17.1 n/a
1998 571 35.0 16.3 n/a
1999 542 32.0 16.9 n/a
2000 539 33.0 16.3 16.0
2001 518 30.0 17.3 15.8
2002 483 26.0 18.6 17.2
2003 483 26.0 18.6 17.2
2004 498 28.3 17.6 18.9
2005 509 30.7 16.6 16.3
2006 492 30.7 16.0 29.3
2007 454 29.8 15.2 26.4
2008 475 30.8 15.4 35.4
2009 460 32.6 14.1 36.5
2010 453 32.6 13.8 37.0
2011 490 32.6 14.9 34.7
2012 490 29.8 16.4 37.1
2013 477 26.9 17.7 42.1
2014 494 27.3 18.0 42.1
2015 458 26.0 17.6 46.5
2016 446 26.0 17.1 100.0

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio John Story Jenks Academy for the Arts an

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 631 37.0 17.0 n/a
1989 661 36.0 18.3 n/a
1990 611 37.0 16.5 0.0
1991 609 38.0 16.0 n/a
1992 595 39.0 15.2 n/a
1993 623 37.0 16.8 n/a
1994 601 35.0 17.2 n/a
1995 593 34.0 17.4 n/a
1996 593 34.0 17.4 n/a
1997 580 34.0 17.1 n/a
1998 571 35.0 16.3 n/a
1999 542 32.0 16.9 n/a
2000 539 33.0 16.3 16.0
2001 518 30.0 17.3 15.8
2002 483 26.0 18.6 17.2
2003 483 26.0 18.6 17.2
2004 498 28.3 17.6 18.9
2005 509 30.7 16.6 16.3
2006 492 30.7 16.0 29.3
2007 454 29.8 15.2 26.4
2008 475 30.8 15.4 35.4
2009 460 32.6 14.1 36.5
2010 453 32.6 13.8 37.0
2011 490 32.6 14.9 34.7
2012 490 29.8 16.4 37.1
2013 477 26.9 17.7 42.1
2014 494 27.3 18.0 42.1
2015 458 26.0 17.6 46.5
2016 446 26.0 17.1 100.0

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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