School District of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 18th

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 12/15/2016**
  • $45k

    starting salary

    updated 05/24/2016
  • $87k

    max salary

    updated 05/24/2016
  • 3

    years to tenure

    updated 11/17/2014
  • 181

    days in student
    school year

    updated 10/11/2017
  • 188

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 10/11/2017
  • 134,241


    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 7,611


    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 84%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 12/15/2016**

Labor context

updated 12/15/2016
  • District is operating under a current contract
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • Teachers are AFT union members.

Student Demographics

updated 12/15/2016**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2014-2015 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.

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