MaST COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL NAMED TOP CHARTER IN PA AND 30TH IN THE UNITED STATES
PHILADELPHIA (August 6th, 2015) – MaST Community Charter School was recently chosen as the top charter school in Pennsylvania and the 30th overall charter school in the United States according to niche.com.
Niche was founded in 2002 by Carnegie Mellon University students as a way to inform parents of K-12 education options in their area. Various factors are taken into their methodology including: academic grades, health and safety, student culture and diversity, parent and student survey responses, teacher grades, extracurricular activities, resources and facilities, and sports and fitness.
MaST Community Charter School’s curriculum is based around Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, Arts and Math (STREAM). The STREAM model provides students with even more hands-on and creative activities and lessons. John Swoyer, CEO of MaST Community Charter School said, “This is a great honor that has been bestowed upon our school and a true reflection of the dedication of our teachers and hard work and effort by our students.”
MaST has previously been ranked as the top charter school in Philadelphia by U.S. News and World Reports. To see the rankings from Niche please visit: https://k12.niche.com/rankings/public-high-schools/best-charter/s/pennsylvania/