Esperanza Academy Charter High School

301 West Hunting Park Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Tel: (215)457-3667
Grades 6-12
928 students
Esperanza Academy Charter High School serves 928 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Esperanza Academy Charter High School operates within the Esperanza Academy Charter High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 928 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 928 students
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Esperanza Academy Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Esperanza Academy Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Hispanic
97%
9%
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Black Students (2002-2014)
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 0.24
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
81%
38%
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Esperanza Academy Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Esperanza Academy Charter High School District's student population of 928 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,559 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,572 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Esperanza Academy Charter High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 928 1,514
Esperanza Academy Charter High  School District Students Managed (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $21 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter High  School District District Total Revenue (2003-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter High  School District District Spending (2003-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,559 $12,967
Esperanza Academy Charter High  School District District Revenue / Student (2003-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,572 $12,300
Esperanza Academy Charter High  School District District Spending / Student (2003-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Esperanza Cyber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Esperanza Cyber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Antonia Pantoja Community Charter School (0.1 miles away)
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    0.1 miles
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)455-1300
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  • PhiladelphiaEsperanza Cyber Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 152 students
    0.1 miles
    4261 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)457-3667
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    Grades: KG-12 | 150 students
    0.2 miles
    4322 North 5th St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)455-1300
    0.2KG-12150
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    Grades: KG-5 | 436 students
    0.2 miles
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19140
    (215)456-3167
    0.2KG-5436
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    PhiladelphiaPA 19120
    (215)324-7012
    0.2KG-8471

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