New Foundations Charter School

8001 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136 | (215) 624-8100
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 570
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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: 570
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 263 (46.1%)
  • Females: 302 (53.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 95 (16.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 246 (43.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 341 (59.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
New Foundations Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.9%
Black7012.3%
Asian223.9%
Hispanic539.3%
White41572.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For New Foundations Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6611.6%
1st Grade7413.0%
2nd Grade7513.2%
3rd Grade7613.3%
4th Grade7413.0%
5th Grade518.9%
6th Grade539.3%
7th Grade529.1%
8th Grade498.6%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
64.9%
District:
64.9%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: PAUL STADELBERGER
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 11, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have 2 children in New Foundations. First and second grade. We love it and have had a wonderful experience.

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