Chester Upland School Of Arts

Tel: (610)447-3777
Grades: PK-5

293 students

Chester Upland School Of Arts serves 293 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Chester Upland School Of Arts operates within the Chester-upland School District.

Overview

The student population of 293 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 66% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 293 students
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2013)
Students by Grade Chester Upland School Of Arts Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 49:1 15:1
Chester Upland School Of Arts Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Black
99%
16%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Black (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Chester Upland School Of Arts Sch Ethnicity Chester Upland School Of Arts Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.02 0.24
Chester Upland School Of Arts Diversity Score (2009-2013)
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.
71%
36%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2013)
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.
2%
5%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,563 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Chester-upland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 5,563 1,528
Chester-upland   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $21 MM
District Spending $108 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,918 $12,476
Chester-upland   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,000 $11,944
Chester-upland   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chester High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Showalter Intermediate (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Community Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChesterChester High School
    232 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3700
    0.2 mi | 960 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChesterChester Community Charter School
    Charter School
    302 East 5th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-0400
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 3033 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ChesterShowalter Intermediate
    1100 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3650
    0.5 mi | 348 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ChesterColumbus Elementary School
    320 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3801
    0.7 mi | 336 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ChesterWidener Partnership Charter School
    Charter School
    1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 373 students | Gr. KG-7                      

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