Chester Upland School Of Arts

Tel: (610)447-3777
Grades PK-5
333 students
Chester Upland School Of Arts serves 333 students in grades PK - 5.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Chester Upland School Of Arts operates within the Chester-upland School District.

School Overview

The student population of 333 students has grown by 71% over five years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 87% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 333 students
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Students (2009-2014)
Gender % Chester Upland School Of Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Teachers (2009-2014)
Students by Grade Chester Upland School Of Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 n/a 15:1
Chester Upland School Of Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Black Students (2012-2014)
Black
97%
15%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Black Students (2009-2014)
White
1%
69%
All Ethnic Groups Chester Upland School Of Arts 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.
0.06 0.24
Chester Upland School Of Arts Diversity Score (2009-2014)
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.
84%
38%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,985 students has decreased by 36% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,776 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
The district spending/student of $24,699 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Chester-upland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,985 1,514
Chester-upland   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $110 MM $21 MM
Chester-upland   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $109 MM $20 MM
Chester-upland   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $24,776 $12,967
Chester-upland   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,699 $12,300
Chester-upland   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridley Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Widener Partnership Charter School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChesterWidener Partnership Charter School
    Charter School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 411 students1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    0.5KG-8411
  • ChesterChester High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 841 students232 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3700
    0.69-12841
  • ChesterStem At Showalter High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 662 students1100 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3401
    0.68-12662
  • ChesterStetser Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 234 students808 East 17th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3795
    0.7PK-6234
  • ChesterChester Community Charter School
    Charter School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 3126 students302 East 5th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-0400
    0.8KG-83126

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