West Oak Lane Charter School

Tel: (215)927-7995
  • West Oak Lane Charter School serves 1,012 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • West Oak Lane Charter School operates within the West Oak Lane Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1012 students has grown by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 1,012 students
West Oak Lane Charter School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % West Oak Lane Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
West Oak Lane Charter School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade West Oak Lane Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 15:1
West Oak Lane Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Black
100%
15%
West Oak Lane Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Oak Lane Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups West Oak Lane Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
n/a 0.25
West Oak Lane Charter School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
77%
41%
West Oak Lane Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
7%
5%
West Oak Lane Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • West Oak Lane Charter School District's student population of 1,012 students has grown by 22% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,763 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,063 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name West Oak Lane Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,012 1,497
West Oak Lane Charter School District Students Managed (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
West Oak Lane Charter School District District Total Revenue (2000-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
West Oak Lane Charter School District District Spending (1999-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,763 $13,911
West Oak Lane Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,063 $13,599
West Oak Lane Charter School District District Spending / Student (1999-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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