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Overbrook High School

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (215) 400-7300
  • 5898 Lancaster Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19131
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Overbrook High School is an urban public school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that is part of Philadelphia City School District. It serves 388 students in 9 - 12 with a student/teacher ratio of 12.5:1. Its teachers have had 91 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Grades Served
    9 - 12
  • Students
    388
  • Teachers
    31

Overbrook High School Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.

  • (215) 400-7300
  • 5898 Lancaster Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19131

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Overbrook High School Demographics

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
96%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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Overbrook High School Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 20, 2024

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Overbrook High School

$32,532
raised using DonorsChoose
91
projects funded
21
teachers funded
251
donors
9
projects for basic supplies
4
projects for technology
2
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Overbrook High School has received support from 117 individuals from Pennsylvania and 134 individuals out-of-state.

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