Chester Upland School Of Arts

Tel: (610)447-3777
  • Chester Upland School Of Arts serves 468 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Chester Upland School Of Arts operates within the Chester-upland School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 468 students has grown by 45% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 257% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 468 students
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender % Chester Upland School Of Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Chester Upland School Of Arts Total Teachers (2009-2015)
Students by Grade Chester Upland School Of Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 46:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Chester Upland School Of Arts Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
97%
15%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Black Students (2009-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Chester Upland School Of Arts Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Two Or More Races Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Chester Upland School Of Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.06 0.25
Chester Upland School Of Arts Diversity Score (2009-2015)
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.
84%
41%
Chester Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2015)
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 Upland School Of Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2013)

District Comparison

  • Chester-upland School District's student population of 3,343 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $37,319 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 63% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $43,565 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 104% over four years.
School District Name Chester-upland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,343 1,497
Chester-upland School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $111 MM $21 MM
Chester-upland School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $130 MM $20 MM
Chester-upland School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $37,319 $13,911
Chester-upland School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $43,565 $13,599
Chester-upland School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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