Green Woods Charter School

  • Green Woods Charter School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Green Woods Charter School's student population of 681 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Green Woods Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Green Woods Charter School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1425 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Green Woods 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Green Woods Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
16%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Green Woods Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
69%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Green Woods Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.490.27
This chart display the diversity score of Green Woods Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Green Woods Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreen Woods CS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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