Christopher Columbus Charter School

South Building, Philadelphia, PA 19147 | (215) 389-6000
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 778
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 778
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 361 (46.4%)
  • Females: 407 (52.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 96 (12.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 417 (53.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 513 (65.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Christopher Columbus Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black25332.5%
Asian678.6%
Hispanic476.0%
White39951.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Christopher Columbus Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8911.4%
1st Grade8911.4%
2nd Grade8410.8%
3rd Grade8911.4%
4th Grade8911.4%
5th Grade8811.3%
6th Grade8110.4%
7th Grade8611.1%
8th Grade8310.7%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
64.1%
District:
64.1%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: ROSEMARY DOUGHERTY
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Christopher Columbus Charter School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 26, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its a good school but i hate it because the teachers are sometimes ill tempered towards the children we get in trouble for no reason. :^)

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