Green Woods Charter School

  • Green Woods Charter School serves 695 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Green Woods Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Green Woods Charter School's student population of 695 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students695 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Green Woods Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Green Woods Charter School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank#1192 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
17%
15%
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White
68%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.500.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreen Woods Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Green Woods Charter School is Lankenau High School (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shawmont School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia Lankenau High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 344 students
    0.4 miles
    201 Spring Lane
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    (215) 487-4465
    0.4 9-12 344
  • Philadelphia Shawmont School
    Grades: PK-8 | 507 students
    0.7 miles
    535 Shawmont Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    (215) 487-4466
    0.7 PK-8 507
  • Philadelphia Saul W B Agricultural School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 499 students
    1.6 miles
    7100 Henry Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    (215) 487-4467
    1.6 9-12 499
  • Philadelphia Roxborough High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 638 students
    2.0 miles
    6498 Ridge Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19128
    (215) 487-4464
    2.0 9-12 638
  • Philadelphia Dobson James School
    Grades: K-8 | 269 students
    2.2 miles
    4667 Umbria St
    Philadelphia, PA 19127
    (215) 487-4460
    2.2 K-8 269

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