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.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Esperanza Academy Charter School operates within the Esperanza Academy Charter School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1383 students has grown by 84% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 85% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 1,383 students
Esperanza Academy Charter School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Esperanza Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Esperanza Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Esperanza Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 16:1 15:1
Esperanza Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Esperanza Academy Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.02 0.25
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.
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Esperanza Academy Charter 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.
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Esperanza Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

  • Esperanza Academy Charter School District's student population of 1,383 students has grown by 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,702 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,122 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Esperanza Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,383 1,497
Esperanza Academy Charter School District Students Managed (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $20 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Total Revenue (2001-2015)
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Spending (2004-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,702 $13,538
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Revenue / Student (2001-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,122 $13,526
Esperanza Academy Charter School District District Spending / Student (2004-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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