New Media Technology Charter School

8034 Thouron Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19150-2423

Tel: (267)286-6900
Grades: 5-12

447 students

New Media Technology Charter School serves 447 students in grades 5-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
New Media Technology Charter School operates within the New Media Technology Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 447 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 447 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade New Media Technology Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Black
99%
16%
All Ethnic Groups New Media Technology Charter School Sch Ethnicity New Media Technology Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.02 0.23
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.
62%
34%
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.
11%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 447 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name New Media Technology Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 447 1,682
New Media Technology Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $21 MM
New Media Technology Charter  School District Total Revenue (2005-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $20 MM
New Media Technology Charter  School District Spending (2005-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,687 $12,476
New Media Technology Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2005-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,293 $11,944
New Media Technology Charter  School District Spending / Student (2005-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Philadelphia Military Academy At Leeds (0.3 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhiladelphiaEdmonds Franklin S School
    8025 Thouron Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)276-5261
    0.1 mi | 588 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PhiladelphiaLeeds Morris E Middle School
    1100 East Mount Pleasant Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)248-6602
    0.3 mi | 260 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Military Academy At Leeds
    Magnet School
    1100 East Mt. Pleasant Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)248-6602
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 241 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaMccloskey John F School
    8500 Pickering St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19150
    (215)248-6600
    0.6 mi | 429 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PhiladelphiaPennypacker Samuel School
    1858 East Washington Ln
    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (215)276-5271
    0.8 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Philadelphia, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.02, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Philadelphia is Rhawnhurst School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.