Chester Community Charter School

  • Chester Community Charter School serves 2,911 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • 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 2911 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 199 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students2,911 students
Chester Community Charter School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Chester Community Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers199 teachers
Chester Community Charter School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradeChester Community Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Chester Community Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
82%
15%
Chester Community Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
2%
68%
Chester Community Charter School White Students (2000-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Chester Community Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsChester Community Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.310.51
Chester Community Charter School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
41%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Chester Community Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Chester Community Charter School District's student population of 2,911 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,535 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. 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 $12,300. 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 Managed2,9111,497
Chester Community Charter School District Students Managed (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$32 MM$21 MM
Chester Community Charter School District District Total Revenue (2000-2015)
District Spending$40 MM$20 MM
Chester Community Charter School District District Spending (1999-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,535$12,967
Chester Community Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,285$12,300
Chester Community Charter School District District Spending / Student (1999-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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