Pocono Mountain Charter School

16 Carriage Square

Tobyhanna, PA 18466-0792

Tel: (570)894-5108
Grades KG-12
363 students
Pocono Mountain Charter School serves 363 students in grades KG - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Pocono Mountain Charter School operates within the Pocono Mountain Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 363 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 363 students
Pocono Mountain Charter School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Pocono Mountain Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Pocono Mountain Charter School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Pocono Mountain Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 11:1 15:1
Pocono Mountain Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
24%
9%
Pocono Mountain Charter School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
70%
15%
Pocono Mountain Charter School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
6%
69%
Pocono Mountain Charter 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.
0.45 0.24
Pocono Mountain Charter 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.
73%
38%
Pocono Mountain Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
5%
5%
Pocono Mountain Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Pocono Mountain Charter School District's student population of 363 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,900 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,347 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pocono Mountain Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 363 1,514
Pocono Mountain Charter  School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $21 MM
Pocono Mountain Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2004-2014)
District Spending $5 MM $20 MM
Pocono Mountain Charter  School District District Spending (2004-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,900 $12,967
Pocono Mountain Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2004-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,347 $12,300
Pocono Mountain Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2004-2014)
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 Evergreen Community Charter School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Evergreen Community Charter School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clear Run El Center (1.8 miles away)
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  • TobyhannaClear Run El Center
    Grades: KG-2 | 685 students
    1.8 miles
    780 Memorial Blvd
    TobyhannaPA 18466
    (570)839-7121
    1.8KG-2685
  • TobyhannaClear Run Intrmd School
    Grades: 3-6 | 1007 students
    2.3 miles
    800 Memorial Blvd
    TobyhannaPA 18466
    (570)839-7121
    2.33-61007
  • CrescoEvergreen Community Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 95 students
    4 miles
    Routes 390/191 At Grace Ave
    CrescoPA 19326
    (570)595-6355
    46-1295
  • SwiftwaterPocono Mountain East High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1564 students
    5.2 miles
    231 Pocono Mt Sch Rd
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    5.29-121564
  • SwiftwaterPocono Mountain East Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 671 students
    5.3 miles
    125 Center Court
    SwiftwaterPA 18370
    (570)839-7121
    5.37-8671

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