Arts Academy Elementary Charter School

  • Arts Academy Elementary Charter School serves 376 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Arts Academy Elementary 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 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Arts Academy Elementary Charter School's student population of 376 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students376 students
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Arts Academy Elementary Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Arts Academy Elementary 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arts Academy Elementary Charter School is 0.52, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Hispanic
65%
10%
Black
21%
15%
White
14%
68%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arts Academy Elementary Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.520.26
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArts Academy Elementary Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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