Green Woods Charter School

Tel: (215)482-6337
Grades KG-8
466 students
Green Woods Charter School serves 466 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Green Woods Charter School operates within the Green Woods Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 466 students has grown by 131% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 114% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 466 students
Green Woods Charter School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % Green Woods Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Green Woods Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Green Woods Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Green Woods Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Green Woods Charter School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Green Woods Charter School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
16%
15%
Green Woods Charter School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
77%
69%
Green Woods Charter School White Students (2003-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Green Woods Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.24
Green Woods Charter School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
38%
Green Woods Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 466 students has grown by 131% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,761 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,405 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Green Woods Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 466 1,514
Green Woods Charter  School District Students Managed (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $21 MM
Green Woods Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2003-2010)
District Spending $2 MM $20 MM
Green Woods Charter  School District District Spending (2003-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,761 $12,967
Green Woods Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,405 $12,300
Green Woods Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Lankenau High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Welsh Valley Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shawmont School (0.7 miles away)
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    (215)487-4465
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  • PhiladelphiaShawmont School
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19128
    (215)487-4466
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19128
    (215)487-4467
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19128
    (215)487-4464
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19127
    (215)487-4460
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