Chester Community Charter School

Tel: (610)447-0400
Grades KG-8
3,126 students
Chester Community Charter School serves 3,126 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Chester Community Charter School operates within the Chester Community Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 3126 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 203 teachers has grown by 47% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 3,126 students
Chester Community Charter School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Chester Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 203 teachers
Chester Community Charter School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Chester Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Chester Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
84%
15%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
1%
69%
Chester Community Charter School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Chester Community Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Chester Community Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.28 0.24
Chester Community Charter School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
74%
38%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,126 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,864 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,221 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Chester Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 3,126 1,514
Chester Community Charter  School District Students Managed (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $21 MM
Chester Community Charter  School District District Total Revenue (1999-2010)
District Spending $40 MM $20 MM
Chester Community Charter  School District District Spending (1999-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,864 $12,967
Chester Community Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,221 $12,300
Chester Community Charter  School District District Spending / Student (1999-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Chester High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chester Cs For The Arts (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Upland School Of Arts (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChesterChester High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 841 students232 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3700
    0.39-12841
  • ChesterChester Upland School Of Arts
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 333 students501 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3777
    0.8PK-5333
  • ChesterWidener Partnership Charter School
    Charter School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 411 students1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    0.9KG-8411
  • ChesterStem At Showalter High School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 662 students1100 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3401
    1.18-12662
  • BrookhavenMain Street School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 347 students704 Main St
    BrookhavenPA 19015
    (610)447-3685
    1.2PK-5347

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