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 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 94% 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 0.50. 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%
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 0.50
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

Chester-upland School District's student population of 2,985 students has decreased by 29% over five years.
The revenue/student of $24,776 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Chester-upland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,985 1,488
Chester-upland   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $110 MM n/a
Chester-upland   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $109 MM n/a
Chester-upland   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $24,776 n/a
Chester-upland   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $24,699 n/a
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 SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 411 students
    0.5 miles
    1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    0.5KG-8411
  • ChesterChester High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 841 students
    0.6 miles
    232 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3700
    0.69-12841
  • ChesterStem At Showalter High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 662 students
    0.6 miles
    1100 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3401
    0.68-12662
  • ChesterStetser Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 234 students
    0.7 miles
    808 East 17th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3795
    0.7PK-6234
  • ChesterChester Community Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 3126 students
    0.8 miles
    302 East 5th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-0400
    0.8KG-83126

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