Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School

  • Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School serves 372 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School's student population of 372 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 70% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School 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 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School is 0.55, which is more 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)≤5%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
17%
10%
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Black
64%
15%
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White
11%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.550.26
This chart display the diversity score of Erie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameErie Rise Leadership Academy Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Erie Rise Has helped my Children achieve in ways that The Schools in the School District has not My Daughter who was Behind due to Edison Elementary school Teaching and Testing now has Achieved in every subject including spanish Erie rise I very much so recommend Erie Rise to everyone who wants a strict learning and behavioral structure for their children The support from teachers and staff and the other students is Amazon my children has been here since kindergarten and is now in the 2nd and 3rd grades
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I would never recommend this school to educate my or any other children at due to the lack of consistency in teachers. The turn-over rate is very high and the students attend this school need support and structure. The administration does not support their staff and demean staff and students in front of others.
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