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4001 L St

Philadelphia, PA 19124

(215) 537-2526

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 940

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Hopkinson Francis School

need more security on yard, because many student not respect the person and other student. much bulling in there

Posted by a parent on 08/11/13

School need more parent involvement. Staff can use organization skills

Posted by a parent on 09/19/08

My daughter's been there since Kindergarden and it's nothing like it was before. First thing, the classes are over crowded with students. With only one teacher. My daughter had more problems in school this year then any other year there. With the bullying and disrespect, it makes it harder for kids to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/21/08

The school is very overcrowded causing many discipline problems. The staff do their best despite having many students in their classes. There is a new school being built which will hopefully relieve some of the overcrowding and bring more structure and organization to HOPO.

Posted by a parent on 06/02/07

There are programs but many parents dont support. There are programs in place to help students with their accademic needs, There is music class but teachers also give music class in their classroom. I sincerely dont see many sport activities other than gym. Parents do come to CSAP meetings but not many ...  Read more

Posted by a staff on 03/24/06

Parent involvement is as much as you make of it. The school as great extracurricular activites and a lot of programs to help the kids in terms of studying and getting focused.

Posted by a parent on 11/02/05

This school is a disgrace. I am so afraid for my son who has no choice but to go here, since the catholic school in the neighborhood is so overpriced for non-catholics. I also worked in the school and it is so out of control. The students are so disrespectful and don't listen to anyone. The lunch ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/04

Hopo has a hard working dedicated staff, they provide the kids with more than an education. wouldnt want my daughter to go anywhere else. The school is supported not only by te teaches bt by a dedicated home and school association.

Posted by a parent on 06/06/04

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Test scores for Hopkinson Francis School

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Test Year: 2012
Hopkinson Francis School
Philadelphia City School District
* 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.

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Philadelphia schools — Hopkinson Francis School is located at 4001 L St, Philadelphia PA 19124. 4001 L St is in the 19124 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Hopkinson Francis School is the Philadelphia City School District. Hopkinson Francis School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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