Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School

  • Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School serves 2,353 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 54% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School's student population of 2,353 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 136 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students2,353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers136 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#2191 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pennsylvania Leadership 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)
54%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania Leadership 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
16%
15%
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White
69%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.50n/a
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Graduation Rate
71%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePennsylvania Leadership Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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