Belmont Charter School

  • Belmont Charter School serves 694 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Belmont Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Belmont Charter School's student population of 694 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belmont Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belmont Charter School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belmont Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belmont Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Belmont Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Belmont Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
97%
15%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belmont Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.060.26
This chart display the diversity score of Belmont Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Belmont Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belmont Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Philadelphia Inquiry Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-2 | 137 students
    0.3 miles
    1301 Belmont Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (215)790-1294
    0.3 PK-2 137
  • Philadelphia Washington Martha School
    Grades: K-8 | 435 students
    0.4 miles
    766 N 44th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215)823-8203
    0.4 K-8 435
  • Philadelphia Mcmichael Morton School
    Grades: PK-8 | 411 students
    0.5 miles
    3543 Fairmount Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215)823-8205
    0.5 PK-8 411
  • Philadelphia School Of The Future Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 513 students
    0.5 miles
    4021 Parkside Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215)823-5502
    0.5 9-12 513
  • Philadelphia Blankenburg Rudolph School
    Grades: PK-8 | 517 students
    0.6 miles
    4600 W Girard Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19131
    (215)581-5505
    0.6 PK-8 517

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