Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy

Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy serves 788 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy operates within the Erie City School District.
Erie City School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 788 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 788 students
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 16:1 15:1
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
4%
9%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
11%
15%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Black Students (1998-2014)
White
82%
69%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.32 0.24
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
99%
38%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Northwest Pa Collegiate Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2013)

District Comparison

Erie City School District's student population of 11,740 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,864 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,041 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Erie City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 11,740 1,514
Erie City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 89%
Erie City   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $172 MM $21 MM
Erie City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $174 MM $20 MM
Erie City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,864 $12,967
Erie City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,041 $12,300
Erie City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Central Career & Technical School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perseus House Cs Of Excellence (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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