Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School

  • Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School serves 661 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School's student population of 661 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School is 0.33, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#695 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.33n/a
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChambersburg Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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