New Media Technology Charter School

8034 Thouron Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19150-2423

Tel: (267)286-6900
Grades 5-12
455 students
New Media Technology Charter School serves 455 students in grades 5 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
New Media Technology Charter School operates within the New Media Technology Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 455 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 180% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 455 students
New Media Technology Charter School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % New Media Technology Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
New Media Technology Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade New Media Technology Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 16:1 15:1
New Media Technology Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Black
100%
15%
New Media Technology Charter School Black Students (2005-2014)
All Ethnic Groups New Media Technology 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.
n/a 0.24
New Media Technology Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
69%
38%
New Media Technology Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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.
6%
5%
New Media Technology Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 455 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,420 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,189 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name New Media Technology Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 455 1,514
New Media Technology Charter  School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $21 MM
New Media Technology Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2005-2010)
District Spending $5 MM $20 MM
New Media Technology Charter  School District District Spending (2005-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,420 $12,967
New Media Technology Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2005-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,189 $12,300
New Media Technology Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2005-2010)
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 King Martin Luther High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Leeds Morris E Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edmonds Franklin S School (0.1 miles away)
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  • PhiladelphiaEdmonds Franklin S School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 538 students8025 Thouron Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)276-5261
    0.1PK-5538
  • PhiladelphiaLeeds Morris E Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 374 students1100 East Mount Pleasant Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)248-6602
    0.36-8374
  • PhiladelphiaMccloskey John F School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-7 | 437 students8500 Pickering St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)248-6600
    0.6PK-7437
  • PhiladelphiaPennypacker Samuel School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 420 students1858 East Washington Ln
    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (215)276-5271
    0.8PK-5420
  • WyncoteCedarbrook Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 680 students300 Longfellow Rd
    WyncotePA 19095
    (215)881-6423
    0.97-8680

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