Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School

  • Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School is ranked within the top 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School is 0.51, 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)
Overall School Rank#1217 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
67%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
18%
16%
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White
3%
66%
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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 Folk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Folk Arts-cultural Treasures 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 NameFolk Arts-cultural Treasures Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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