Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School

2459 Loop Road
Chambersburg, PA 17202
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Top 10%
Serving 690 students in grades 9-12, Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 690 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in PA)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
70-74%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet 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 2020-21 school year data.
(18-19)
80-84%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
14%
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Black
4%
14%
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White
78%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School and public school graduation rate of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School often compared to?
Chambersburg Area Career Magnet Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chambersburg Area Sr. High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% PA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School?
The graduation rate of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School is 95%, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 87%.
How many students attend Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School?
690 students attend Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School?
Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School offer ?
Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School part of?
Chambersburg Area Career Magnet School is part of Chambersburg Area SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 690 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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