Positive Outcomes Charter School

Grades: 7-12

123 students

Positive Outcomes Charter School serves 123 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Positive Outcomes Charter School operates within the Positive Outcomes Charter School District.
The school district's 43% graduation rate is lower than the DE state average of 73%.

Overview

The student population of 123 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 45% over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 123 students
Gender % 68% Male / 32%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 14:1
Hispanic
5%
14%
Black
24%
32%
White
70%
48%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.51
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.
39%
47%
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.
12%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 123 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 43% has decreased from 90% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,058 is higher than the state average of $11,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,208 is higher than the state average of $12,421. The district spending/student has grown by 48% over four years.
School District Name Positive Outcomes Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 123 970
Graduation Rate 43% 73%
District Total Revenue $2 MM $13 MM
District Spending $2 MM $15 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,058 $11,002
District Spending / Student $16,208 $12,421
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Caesar Rodney High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fifer (fred) Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Star Hill Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Camden WyomingCaesar Rodney High School
    239 Old North Rd
    Camden WyomingDE 19934
    (302)697-2161
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2081 students                      
  • DoverStar Hill Elementary School
    594 Voshells Mill/star Hill Ro
    DoverDE 19901
    (302)697-6117
    0.7 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 506 students                      
  • Camden WyomingFifer (fred) Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    109 East Camdenwyoming Ave
    Camden WyomingDE 19934
    (302)698-8400
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 867 students                      
  • Camden WyomingFifer Middle School Ilc
    Special Education School
    109 East Camdenwyoming Ave
    Camden WyomingDE 19934
    (302)698-8400
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Dover Stokes (nellie Hughes) Elementary School
    3874 Upper King Rd
    DoverDE 19904
    (302)697-3205
    0.9 mi | Gr. 1-5 | 453 students                      

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