Chester Upland School Of Arts

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

322 students

Chester Upland School Of Arts serves 322 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Chester Upland School Of Arts operates within the Chester-upland School District.

Overview

The student population of 322 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 61% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 322 students
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Students by Grade Chester Upland School Of Arts Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 46:1 14:1
Black
97%
16%
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.
0.06 0.23
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.
65%
34%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,157 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Chester-upland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,157 1,682
Chester-upland   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $21 MM
Chester-upland   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $108 MM $20 MM
Chester-upland   School District Spending (1990-2009)
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 - Crozier Allied Health Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridley Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChesterColumbus Elementary School
    320 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3801
    0.2 mi | 626 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChesterWidener Partnership Charter School
    Charter School
    1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 341 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ChesterChester High School - Crozier Allied Health Campus
    1100 West 10th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3660
    0.6 mi | 298 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChesterChester High School - Main Campus
    200 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3772
    0.6 mi | 843 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ChesterStetser Elementary School
    808 East 17th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3795
    0.7 mi | 214 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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