West Oak Lane Charter School

Tel: (215)927-7995
Grades: KG-8

902 students

West Oak Lane Charter School serves 902 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 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 30%.
West Oak Lane Charter School operates within the West Oak Lane Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 902 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 902 students
West Oak Lane Charter School Total Students (1999-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
West Oak Lane Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2013)
Students by Grade West Oak Lane Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 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 21:1 15:1
West Oak Lane Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2013)
Black
100%
16%
West Oak Lane Charter School Black (1999-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Oak Lane Charter School Sch Ethnicity West Oak Lane 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.
0.00 0.24
West Oak Lane Charter School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
70%
36%
West Oak Lane Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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%
West Oak Lane Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 902 students has grown by 23% over five years.
School District Name West Oak Lane Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 902 1,528
West Oak Lane Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2013)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,921 $12,476
West Oak Lane Charter  School District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,226 $11,944
West Oak Lane Charter  School District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
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 King Martin Luther High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hill J E/freedman Samson Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Day Anna B School (0.4 miles away)
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    6100 Stenton Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (215)276-5253
    0 mi | 760 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Hill J E/freedman Samson Middle School
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    6200 Crittenden St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (215)276-5260
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | 239 students | Gr. 6-8                      
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (267)336-2730
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 264 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (267)297-6231
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  • PhiladelphiaDay Anna B School
    1201 East Johnson St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19138
    (215)276-5250
    0.4 mi | 503 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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