Esperanza Academy Charter High School

301 West Hunting Park Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Grades: 9-12

798 students

Esperanza Academy Charter High School serves 798 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Esperanza Academy Charter High School operates within the Esperanza Academy Charter High School District.

Overview

The student population of 798 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 798 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 15:1
Hispanic
95%
9%
Black
5%
16%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.24
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.
83%
36%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 798 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,797 is less than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,740 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Esperanza Academy Charter High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 798 1,528
Graduation Rate n/a% 88%
District Total Revenue $8 MM $21 MM
District Spending $8 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,797 $12,476
District Spending / Student $11,740 $11,944
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 Esperanza Cyber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Esperanza Cyber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Antonia Pantoja Community Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhiladelphiaAntonia Pantoja Community Charter School
    Charter School
    4101 North American St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)455-1300
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 730 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaEsperanza Cyber Charter School
    Charter School
    4261 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)457-3667
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 141 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaEugenio Maria De Hostos Charter School
    Charter School
    432242 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)455-2300
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 454 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaCayuga School
    43444358 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)456-3167
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 402 students                      
  • PhiladelphiaAspira Bilingual Cyber Charter School
    Charter School
    4322 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)455-1300
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 148 students                      

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