Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech

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540 N 13th St

Philadelphia, PA 19123

(215) 351-7375

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 139

Students Per Teacher: 12

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8 Parent Reviews for Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech

Teachers are very enthusiastic, very friendly friends. I have found so many great things from this school and this is my home school forever

Posted by a student on 12/12/11

I beleive that if your child wants to learn he/she will learn, very good teachers are located at this school.

Posted by a parent on 05/23/11

I am very dishearten by the leadership/administration of this school. I was taught that if you can t say something positive don t say nothing at all. After hearing the sorrow and the bewilderment of a male 9th grade honor roll student, say It is not the students. I realized that someone has to stand ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/16/10

This school is horrible, it does not prepare your child for college at all . Yeah it has it's good teachers but also most of the teachers cannot control the students, too much drama. Not worth the money on the uniform or not worth your child's time

Posted by a parent on 03/15/10

Its an alright school but the students are a little bit cheated they have no gym ,to play sports you have to go to Bartram wich is is southwest philly , they also share the school with parkway, the school is realy a neiborhood school but small.

Posted by a student on 10/26/09

Mr. Ivory, Ms. Ruiz and Mr. Holt are excellent teachers. They really care about the students learning. They allow you to contact them on their personal cell phones. The office staff Mrs B. are amazing. This school provides breakfast and lunch. The uniform looks good, and if your child wear the uniform ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/09

This school has a good concept but bad administration to hold and bring together that concept. The school worries to much on it's uniform and not enough on education ,that's why so many student have transfered. The administration do not under consideration what the parents and the students say.

Posted by a student on 08/25/09

This school i believe is the best yet.

Posted by a student on 01/17/08

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PSSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech
Philadelphia City School District
Pennsylvania
* 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 — Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech is located at 540 N 13th St, Philadelphia PA 19123. 540 N 13th St is in the 19123 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech is the Philadelphia City School District. Philadelphia High School For Business and Tech is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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