Achievement House Charter School

  • Achievement House Charter School serves 542 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Achievement House Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Achievement House Charter School's student population of 542 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students542 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Achievement House Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Achievement House Charter School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank
69%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
29%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
20%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
44%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Achievement House Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.680.26
This chart display the diversity score of Achievement House Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
42%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Achievement House Charter School and public school graduation rate of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Achievement House Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAchievement House Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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