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Science Leadership Academy
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  • Public, Magnet
  • PHILADELPHIA, PA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Administration
    grade A
  7. Sports
    grade C+
  8. Food
    grade A minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Science Leadership Academy is a highly rated, public, magnet school located in PHILADELPHIA, PA. It has 498 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 26 to 1. According to state test scores, 62% of students are at least proficient in math and 82% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
82%
Percent Proficient - Math
62%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1160
244 responses
Average ACT
25
60 responses
AP Enrollment
No data available  

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$107,012
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,803
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$658,159
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 33 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 33 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 59 responses
  • Eating lunch in the Ballroom
    19%
  • Fashion Shows, NBA Basketball Games, Frisbee Games
    15%
  • Field Day
    14%
  • EduCon
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%
  • Fashion Shows, School Dance, Boograms
    8%
  • Homecoming
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
498
Free or Reduced Lunch
99%
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 35 responses
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 35 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 35 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
26:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$66,859
Teachers in First/Second Year
19.2%
95%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 41 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 41 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 41 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$27,483 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 40 responses
40%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 40 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 40 responses

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