Green Woods Charter School

8480 Hagy's Mill Rd,

Philadelphia, PA, 19128

Tel: (215)482-6337
Grades: KG-8

229 students

Green Woods Charter School serves 229 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Green Woods Charter School operates within the Green Woods Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 229 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 229 students
Green Woods Charter School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Green Woods Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Green Woods Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 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 13:1 14:1
Green Woods Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Green Woods Charter School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Green Woods Charter School Hispanic (2003-2008)
Black
13%
16%
Green Woods Charter School Black (2003-2012)
White
82%
71%
Green Woods Charter School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Green Woods Charter School Sch Ethnicity Green Woods 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.
0.31 0.83
Green Woods Charter School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
13% 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.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 229 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Green Woods Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 229 1,682
Green Woods Charter  School District Number of Students Managed (2003-2012)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $21 MM
Green Woods Charter  School District Total Revenue (2003-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $20 MM
Green Woods Charter  School District Spending (2003-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,995 $12,476
Green Woods Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2003-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,537 $11,944
Green Woods Charter  School District Spending / Student (2003-2009)
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 Lankenau High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Welsh Valley Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shawmont School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Philadelphia Lankenau High School
    Magnet School
    201 Spring Ln
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)487-4465
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Shawmont School
    535 Shawmont Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)487-4466
    0.7  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Philadelphia Saul W B Agricultural School
    Vocational School
    7100 Henry Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)487-4467
    Vocational School
    1.6  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Roxborough High School
    6498 Ridge Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)487-4464
    2  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia Dobson James School
    4667 Umbria St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19127
    (215)487-4460
    2.2  mi  |  255  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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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.