Chester Cs For The Arts

  • Chester Cs For The Arts serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Chester Cs For The Arts 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 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Chester Cs For The Arts's student population of 473 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Chester Cs For The Arts by grade.

School Comparison

  • Chester Cs For The Arts 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 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chester Cs For The Arts is 0.06, which is less 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)
16%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chester Cs For The Arts 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chester Cs For The Arts 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chester Cs For The Arts and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
97%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chester Cs For The Arts and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
n/a
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chester Cs For The Arts and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chester Cs For The Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.060.26
This chart display the diversity score of Chester Cs For The Arts and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chester Cs For The Arts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChester Charter For The Arts School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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