Mastery Charter High School

Tel: (215)922-1902
Grades 7-12
561 students
Mastery Charter High School serves 561 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Mastery Charter High School operates within the Mastery Charter High School District.
Mastery Charter High School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 561 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 561 students
Mastery Charter High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Mastery Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Mastery Charter High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Mastery Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Mastery Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Mastery Charter High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
92%
15%
Mastery Charter High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
2%
69%
Mastery Charter High School White Students (2004-2014)
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.
0.15 0.24
Mastery Charter High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
50%
38%
Mastery Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Mastery Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Mastery Charter High School District's student population of 561 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,715 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $23,555 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 71% over four years.
School District Name Mastery Charter High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 561 1,514
Mastery Charter High  School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 89%
District Total Revenue $9 MM $21 MM
Mastery Charter High  School District District Total Revenue (2002-2014)
District Spending $12 MM $20 MM
Mastery Charter High  School District District Spending (2002-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,715 $12,967
Mastery Charter High  School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2014)
District Spending / Student $23,555 $12,300
Mastery Charter High  School District District Spending / Student (2002-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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The nearest high school is Arise Academy Charter High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Solomon Charter School Inc. (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Independence Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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