Nittany Valley Charter School

  • Nittany Valley Charter School serves 43 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Nittany Valley Charter School's student population of 43 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students43 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nittany Valley Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nittany Valley Charter School is 0.31, 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#1367 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nittany Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nittany Valley 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 Ratio6:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Nittany Valley Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nittany Valley Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nittany Valley Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nittany Valley Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Nittany Valley Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nittany Valley Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.310.27
This chart display the diversity score of Nittany Valley 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 Nittany Valley 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 Nittany Valley 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 NameNittany Valley CS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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