Recovering Credits in the School District of Philadelphia: High School Student Credit Recovery Utilization in 2018-19

Recovering Credits in the School District of Philadelphia: High School Student Credit Recovery Utilization in 2018-19


By: Molly Pileggi, Alyn Turner, Lindsey Liu, and Jason Fontana

November 2020

This study provides a snapshot of the district’s school-year credit recovery utilization—including eligibility, enrollment, and completion—using newly available data for high school students who entered the 2018–19 school year with a record of one or more failed courses.