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Wissahickon Charter School

Wissahickon Charter School is a coeducational public charter school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Curriculum

Founded on three elements: an environmental focus; recognition of service learning projects; and an emphasis on family involvement at all levels of the school organization, with parents as partners in the learning experiences of their children.

Finance

Finance

Public charter schools are supported through lower levels of direct, public funding, as well as though private subsidies. As with district public schools, they do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 426
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 45
1 47
2 49
3 48
4 47
5 47
6 49
7 48
8 46

Wissahickon Charter School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Wissahickon Charter School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 14 : 1
Gender 52% Male / 48% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

74% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Wissahickon Charter School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 6%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 91%
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