Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School

2100 Corporate Drive, Suite 50
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School serves 848 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Pennsylvania Distance Learning 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School's student population of 848 students has grown by 83% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students848 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School is ranked within the bottom 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 Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School is 0.62, which is more 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
#2679 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
19%
15%
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White
57%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.53
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Graduation Rate
60-64%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pennsylvania Distance Learning Charter School is North Allegheny High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marshall Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Franklin Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sewickley Franklin Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 351 students
    1.7 miles
    2401 Rochester Rd
    Sewickley, PA 15143
    (412) 366-9663
    1.7 K-5 351
  • Wexford Marshall Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 861 students
    2.2 miles
    5135 Wexford Run Rd
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 935-4044
    2.2 K-5 861
  • Wexford Marshall Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 819 students
    2.2 miles
    5145 Wexford Run Rd
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 934-6060
    2.2 6-8 819
  • Bradfordwoods Bradford Woods Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    2.3 miles
    41 Forest Road
    Bradfordwoods, PA 15015
    (724) 935-5081
    2.3 K-5 499
  • Pittsburgh Ingomar Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 504 students
    2.8 miles
    1521 Ingomar Heights Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237
    (412) 348-1470
    2.8 6-8 504

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