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Environmental Charter School
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  • Public, Charter
  • PITTSBURGH, PA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade B minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade C
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

About

Enrolling

Grades
K-12
Students
1,116
From Environmental Charter School

The mission of ECS is to educate each student to high academic standards using innovative curricula that will foster knowledge, love of, and respect for the environment and preserve it for future generations. We grow citizens.

Every ECS graduate will be an actively engaged citizen driving thoughtful change in the world around them.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
58%
Percent Proficient - Math
35%
Average Graduation Rate
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Average SAT
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Average ACT
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AP Enrollment
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Enrollment for the 24-25 School Year is Now Open!

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The Environmental Charter School (ECS) is a tuition-free, K–12 charter school in Pittsburgh, Pa. ECS combines the academic rigor of the best public schools with a multi-disciplinary, “out-the-door” learning approach rooted in real-world problems that build active, engaged, and empathetic citizens. Applications are now open. Apply by Jan. 31, 2024, to be considered for the lottery

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Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$63,944
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,033
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$193,309
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

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Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,116
Free or Reduced Lunch
33%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
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Teachers in First/Second Year
5.8%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
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Girls Athletic Participation
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Boys Athletic Participation
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Expenses Per Student
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National
$12,239
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