2
Overall
The Overall rating is a combination of the school's Math, Reading, Attendance, School Incidents, and College Bound (if high school) ratings. We compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest rated schools. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn more about how this rating is calculated.
Charles Carroll High School
2
Overall
The Overall rating is a combination of the school's Math, Reading, Attendance, School Incidents, and College Bound (if high school) ratings. We compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest rated schools. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn more about how this rating is calculated.
  • charlescaroll photo
n/a
Math
This rating represents the percentage of students performing in each of the four performance bands for this subject, as measured by the most recently available standardized test data. For reference, the performance bands are as follows: (1) Below Basic; (2) Basic; (3) Proficient; and (4) Advanced. We then compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest academic performance. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn More
n/a
Science
This rating represents the percentage of students performing in each of the four performance bands for this subject, as measured by the most recently available standardized test data. For reference, the performance bands are as follows: (1) Below Basic; (2) Basic; (3) Proficient; and (4) Advanced. We then compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest academic performance. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn More
5
School Incidents
This rating reflects the number of incidents per 100 students. Then, we compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the least amount of incidents. Learn More
n/a
Reading
This rating represents the percentage of students performing in each of the four performance bands for this subject, as measured by the most recently available standardized test data. For reference, the performance bands are as follows: (1) Below Basic; (2) Basic; (3) Proficient; and (4) Advanced. We then compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest academic performance. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn More
4
Attendance
This rating reflects the percentage of students who attended 95% or more of enrolled instructional days. We compare this school's performance to other schools in Philadelphia, with a 10 representing the highest attendance rates. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn More
3
College Bound
This rating represents the percentage of annual graduates who enroll in any postsecondary institution in the first fall following their graduation date. Schools are then divided into equal-sized groups to create ratings from 1 to 10, with 10 representing the highest college enrollment rates. Note: this rating was calculated using data from the 2016-17 school year. Learn More

School Details

  • School TypePublic District
  • Grade Levels9-12
  • Enrollment416
  • PrincipalMs Joyce Hoog
  • Phone Number215-291-4707
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (39, 43, 54), Trolley (15B)
  • Address 2845 Edgemont Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
  • NeighborhoodRichmond

Mission

Our primary mission is to provide students with a quality education that follows the Core Curriculum guides of the School District of Philadelphia and allows them to complete the graduation requirements as set forth by the Pennsylvania Department of...

Our primary mission is to provide students with a quality education that follows the Core Curriculum guides of the School District of Philadelphia and allows them to complete the graduation requirements as set forth by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Charles Carroll High School strives to graduate students who will be responsible, productive, and active members of society.

Read More

Points of Pride

Peer Mediation team, Many art contest winners Career and college workshops Student/ teacher mentors

Peer Mediation team, Many art contest winners Career and college workshops Student/ teacher mentors

Admissions Policy

Students should be interested in pursuing a career in business/ entrepreneurship.

Students should be interested in pursuing a career in business/ entrepreneurship.

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 28.5%
White 39.9%
Hispanic 29.9%
Asian 0.5%
Other 1.2%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 45%
Male Students 55%

Special Education

Special Ed 17.6%

Gifted Education

Gifted 0.5%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 96.8%

Students Per Grade

9th Grade Students
118
10th Grade Students
120
11th Grade Students
109
12th Grade Students
69
Total Students
416

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
8.4

Academics

SAT Reading

SAT Critical Reading 381
PA Average 497

SAT Math

SAT Math 379
PA Average 504

SAT Writing

SAT Writing 332
PA Average 480

SAT Total

SAT Total Score 1092
PA Average 1481

ACT English

ACT English 11.3
PA Average 22.1

ACT Math

ACT Math 15.7
PA Average 22.8

ACT Reading

ACT Reading 14.8
PA Average 23

ACT Writing

ACT Writing 5.4

ACT Science

ACT Science 13.5
PA Average 22.2

ACT Compsite

ACT Composite 13.9
PA Average 22.7

Dropout Rate

Dropout Rate 8.5%

College Rate

College Rate 36%

AP Class Offerings

  • Chemistry,
  • US History

Activities & Programs

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Programs

  • Accounting,
  • Voc Other

Arts Programs

  • Visual Arts

Sports Programs

  • Soccer,
  • Baseball,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Bowling,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Intramural softball.

Intramural softball.

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents School Advisory

Parent Involvement

Chaperones

Chaperones

Other

The School District of Philadelphia has recommended that Charles Carroll High School close effective June 2013.

The School District of Philadelphia has recommended that Charles Carroll High School close effective June 2013.

Nearby Schools

Find Another School