Chester Community Charter School

  • Chester Community Charter School serves 2,964 students in grades KG-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Chester Community Charter School operates within the Chester Community Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2964 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 202 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students2,964 students
Chester Community Charter School Total Students (2000-2016)
Gender %Chester Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers202 teachers
Chester Community Charter School Total Teachers (2000-2016)
Students by GradeChester Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
Chester Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (2000-2016)
Black
82%
15%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (2000-2016)
White
2%
68%
Chester Community Charter School White Students (1999-2016)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Chester Community Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsChester Community Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.310.51
Chester Community Charter School Diversity Score (2000-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
44%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Chester Community Charter School District's student population of 2,964 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,535 in this district is less than the state average of $12,995. The district revenue/student has declined by 35% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,285 is higher than the state average of $12,863. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameChester Community Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed2,9641,470
Chester Community Charter School District Students Managed (2000-2016)
District Total Revenue$32 MM$19 MM
Chester Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (1999-2016)
District Spending$40 MM$19 MM
Chester Community Charter School District District Spending (2000-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,535$12,995
Chester Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,285$12,863
Chester Community Charter School District District Spending / Student (2000-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0.3 miles
    232 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3700
    0.38-12958
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    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
    0.8 miles
    501 West 9th St
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3777
    0.8PK-6493
  • ChesterWidener Partnership Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 426 students
    0.9 miles
    1450 Edgemont Ave
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)872-1358
    0.9KG-8426
  • ChesterStem At Showalter High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 530 students
    1.1 miles
    1100 West 10th Street
    ChesterPA 19013
    (610)447-3401
    1.17-12530
  • BrookhavenMain Street SchoolCharter School
    Grades: PK-6 | 406 students
    1.2 miles
    704 Main St
    BrookhavenPA 19015
    (610)447-3685
    1.2PK-6406

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