South Philadelphia High School

Principal
Otis Hackney III

2101 South Broad Street
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: 215-952-6220

Demographic Information

Demographic Information

Race/Ethnic Composition

 

Information taken from mid-October 2005:

 

YEAR African
American
White Asian Latino Other
2005-2006 65.8% 10.4% 17.9% 4.7% 1.3%
2004-2005 59.3% 12.5% 22.6% 5.6% N/A
2003-2004 58.4% 13.6% 23.7% 4.1% N/A
2002-2003 55.6% 13.5% 26.9% 4.0% N/A
2001-2002 53.8% 16.2% 27.0% 3.0% N/A

 

 

Students

The percentage of students from low-income families in 2005 - 2006 is operationally defined as the percentage of students elligible for free or reduced lunch in the Federal School Lunch Program. 

Students from Low-Income Families (%):   71.8%          Citywide:   72.8%

 

Counts of students receiving special education or ESOL services and in the Mentally Gifted Program  in 2004-2005 are taken from the June 2005 "End-of-Year Count" from SCN.

Receiving Special Education Services:   210             Mentally Gifted:   8              

Receving ESOL Services:                          276