Esperanza Academy Charter School

301 W Hunting Park Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Tel: (215)457-3667
  • Esperanza Academy Charter School serves 1,383 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Esperanza Academy Charter School operates within the Esperanza Academy Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1383 students has grown by 73% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 61% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,383 students
Esperanza Academy Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender %Esperanza Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
Esperanza Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeEsperanza Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Esperanza Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Hispanic
99%
10%
Esperanza Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
1%
15%
Esperanza Academy Charter School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
n/a
68%
Esperanza Academy Charter School White Students (2001-2007)
All Ethnic GroupsEsperanza Academy 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.
0.020.51
Esperanza Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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%
Esperanza Academy 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.
5%
5%
Esperanza Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Esperanza Academy Charter School District's student population of 1,383 students has grown by 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,284 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,296 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 28% over four years.
School District NameEsperanza Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed1,3831,497
Esperanza Academy Charter School District Students Managed (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$9 MM$21 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Total Revenue (2002-2015)
District Spending$9 MM$20 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Spending (2002-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,284$12,967
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,296$12,300
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Spending / Student (2002-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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