Keystone Academy Charter School

  • Keystone Academy Charter School serves 667 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 65% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Keystone Academy Charter School's student population of 667 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students667 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Keystone Academy Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Keystone Academy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Keystone Academy Charter School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1945 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
35%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Keystone Academy Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.730.27
This chart display the diversity score of Keystone Academy Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Keystone Academy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKeystone Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
My children attend this school and they enjoy it there. A lot of work to do , at the beginning the get frustrated a little bit, but once they get used to it they are OK !Caring and loving teachers !!
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5  
I love this school.. Everybody is so nice.. My daughter is doing great... thyy get to do monthly book reports.. They challenge theit student. I hope my son gets in this year.
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5  
A great school. My oldest daughter has attend this school since kindergarten and is now in the fifth grade. I like that they give a lot of work. And work to do over the summer. It will prepare them for the future. I hope to get my youngest in kindergarten this up coming sept.
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