Positive Outcomes Charter School

3337 South Dupont Highway

Camden Wyoming, DE 19934

Tel: (302)697-8805
  • Positive Outcomes Charter School serves 126 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the DE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 53%.
  • Positive Outcomes Charter School operates within the Positive Outcomes Charter School District.
  • Positive Outcomes Charter School District's 46% graduation rate is lower than the DE state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 126 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 126 students
Positive Outcomes Charter School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Positive Outcomes Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Positive Outcomes Charter School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Positive Outcomes Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 14:1
Positive Outcomes Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Positive Outcomes Charter School Asian Students (2000-2013)
Hispanic
n/a
15%
Positive Outcomes Charter School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
n/a
31%
Positive Outcomes Charter School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
n/a
47%
Positive Outcomes Charter School White Students (1998-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Positive Outcomes Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Positive Outcomes Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.52
Positive Outcomes Charter School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Positive Outcomes Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Positive Outcomes Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

  • Positive Outcomes Charter School District's student population of 126 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 46% has decreased from 55% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $29,561 is higher than the state average of $11,318. The district revenue/student has grown by 50% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $23,813 is higher than the state average of $10,965. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Positive Outcomes Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 126 933
Positive Outcomes Charter School District Students Managed (1997-2015)
Graduation Rate 46% 71%
Positive Outcomes Charter School District Graduation Rate (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $11 MM
Positive Outcomes Charter School District District Total Revenue (2001-2015)
District Spending $3 MM $10 MM
Positive Outcomes Charter School District District Spending (2001-2015)
District Revenue / Student $29,561 $11,318
Positive Outcomes Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2015)
District Spending / Student $23,813 $10,965
Positive Outcomes Charter School District District Spending / Student (2001-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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