By category, here are the schools that are farthest below capacity, comparing 2010 capacity figures from the School District with fall 2010 enrollment. These percentages do not reflect the recently updated capacity and utilization figures.
- Levering, in Roxborough, 32 percent.
- McMichael, Mantua, 38 percent.
- Kenderton, Tioga, 39 percent.
- Mifflin, East Falls, 39 percent.
- Shaw, West Philadelphia, 28 percent.
- E. H. Vare, South Philadelphia, 31 percent.
- Beeber, Wynnefield, 35 percent.
- Tilden, Southwest Philadelphia, 36 percent.
- Germantown, 27 percent.
- University City, 29 percent.
- Strawberry Mansion, 29 percent.
- Benjamin Franklin, Spring Garden, 34 percent.