Mastery Charter High School

Tel: (215)922-1902
Grades: 6-12

535 students

Mastery Charter High School serves 535 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Mastery Charter High School operates within the Mastery Charter High School District.

Overview

The student population of 535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 535 students
Mastery Charter High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Mastery Charter High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Mastery Charter High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Mastery Charter High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Mastery Charter High School Asian (2003-2006)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Mastery Charter High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
92%
16%
Mastery Charter High School Black (2002-2012)
White
1%
71%
Mastery Charter High School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mastery Charter High School Sch Ethnicity Mastery Charter High 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.
0.15 0.83
Mastery Charter High School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
38%
34%
Mastery Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Mastery Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 535 students has grown by 25% over five years.
School District Name Mastery Charter High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 535 1,682
Mastery Charter High  School District Number of Students Managed (2002-2012)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Mastery Charter High  School District Spending (2002-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,683 $12,476
Mastery Charter High  School District Revenue / Student (2002-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,394 $11,944
Mastery Charter High  School District Spending / Student (2002-2009)
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 Arise Academy Charter High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is World Communications Charter School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Independence Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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    118 Market St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19104
    (215)563-1656
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  • Philadelphia Constitution High School
    18 South 7th St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19106
    (215)351-7310
    0.3  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Charter High School For Architecture And Design
    Charter School
    105 South 7th St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19106
    (215)351-2900
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Independence Charter School
    Charter School
    105 South 7th St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19106
    (215)238-8000
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  788  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
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    325 South 7th St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19106
    (215)351-7350
    0.5  mi  |  620  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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