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
New Media Technology Charter School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
New Media Technology Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
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 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
New Media Technology Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
New Media Technology Charter School Hispanic (2005-2006)
Black
99%
16%
New Media Technology Charter School Black (2005-2012)
White
n/a
71%
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 0.47
New Media Technology Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2006)
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%
New Media Technology Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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%
New Media Technology Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

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 1,559
New Media Technology Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2011)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $21 MM
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: 2012 (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
  • Philadelphia Edmonds Franklin S School
    8025 Thouron Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19150
    (215)276-5261
    0.1  mi  |  588  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Philadelphia Leeds Morris E Middle School
    1100 East Mount Pleasant Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19150
    (215)248-6602
    0.3  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Philadelphia Philadelphia Military Academy At Leeds
    Magnet School
    1100 East Mt. Pleasant Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19150
    (215)248-6602
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  241  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Mccloskey John F School
    8500 Pickering St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19150
    (215)248-6600
    0.6  mi  |  429  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Philadelphia Pennypacker Samuel School
    1858 East Washington Ln
    Philadelphia , PA , 19138
    (215)276-5271
    0.8  mi  |  514  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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