Fell Charter School

  • Fell Charter School serves 155 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fell 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Fell Charter School's student population of 155 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students155 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fell Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fell Charter School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1542 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
86%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fell Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.250.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fell Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFell Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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