ECO Charter School is a recipient of the NRG Green Award, the SAIF Safety Award, and the school garden has been certified as a wildlife habitat.
|White|| 0% |
|Black|| 64% |
|Asian|| 0% |
|Hispanic|| 36% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 0% |
|Female|| 58.0% |
|Male|| 42.0% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 85% |
|Students with disabilities|| 15% |
|English learners|| 0% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 2% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Kindergarten|| 14% ||25|
|1st Grade|| 13% ||24|
|2nd Grade|| 17% ||31|
|3rd Grade|| 14% ||26|
|4th Grade|| 11% ||20|
|5th Grade|| 17% ||30|
|6th Grade|| 10% ||19|
|7th Grade|| 3% ||6|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||0|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 1% |
|1 to 5 days|| 23% |
|6 to 10 days|| 30% |
|11 to 15 days|| 18% |
|Over 15 days|| 27% |
|English|| 100.0% |
Learn more about Environment Community Opportunity (ECO) Charter School.
ECO Charter School empowers students to realize their vast intellectual and social potential by teaching them to think critically and creatively and by guiding them to unite mastered skills and content knowledge to create and pursue their own opportunities.
ECO Charter School's standards-based course of study features hands-on, minds-on, active learning approaches encouraging learning that is challenging, active, meaningful, collaborative, and public.
ECO Charter School sponsors a student-led Environmental Council and a gardening club. Projects and activities are typically linked to an environmental endeavor and are designed to make a positive impact on local and global communities.
ECO Charter School''s supplemental Response to Intervention programming serves students in need of additional academic support.
ECO Charter School leaders and faculty complete professional learning that is both off-site and job-embedded. Programming is personalized and includes mentoring, coaching, school visits, peer feedback, support for academic and assessment planning as well as classroom management.
ECO Charter School has a robust academic intervention program that includes six-week progress monitoring cycles. Innovative approaches are used to support special populations.
ECO Charter School''s wellness programming includes at least fifty minutes of sustained physical activity daily, twenty minutes of recess daily, as well as health and nutrition education.
ECO Charter School''s Home and School Alliance sponsors monthly programs and workshops aimed at bringing students, families, faculty, staff, and school leaders together to collaborate, to learn, and to celebrate community. Activities feature speakers, forums, cultural explorations, celebrations, and excursions. We use Google Classroom and major social media platforms to communicate with families.
ECO Charter School is housed in two recently-renovated buildings. Our school has two libraries, three technology labs, three school gardens as well as green space used for recreation.
ECO Charter School''s emergency preparedness programming is monitored daily and tested bi-weekly. Stakeholders are extensively trained in the areas of fire safety, evacuations, lockdowns, and other emergency scenarios.
ECO Charter School access technology and STEAM activities via the general curriculum.
Transportation is provided for all students who reside in Camden City. School uniforms are mandatory at ECO Charter School.