Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public school serving 16,419 students in Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public School in Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public school in Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District is Commonwealth Charter Academy Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
1 School
2,946 Schools
# Students
16,419 Students
1,684,293 Students
# Teachers
525 Teachers
120,123 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
31:1
31:1

District Rank

Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 701 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#610 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
53%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.56
# American Indian Students
76 Students
2,726 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
164 Students
72,728 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,381 Students
219,362 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
13%
# Black Students
2,270 Students
244,983 Students
% Black Students
14%
15%
# White Students
10,098 Students
1,064,795 Students
% White Students
62%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
47 Students
1,459 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,383 Students
77,126 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
6,463
# Students in K Grade:
852
109,625
# Students in 1st Grade:
964
123,218
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,017
123,669
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,063
124,533
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,158
126,959
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,251
127,713
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,322
131,511
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,504
136,339
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,550
136,694
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,968
140,084
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,441
136,062
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,117
131,784
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,212
129,639
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,900 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,473. The school district revenue/student has declined by 47% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,637 is less than the state median of $17,771. The school district spending/student has declined by 47% over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$130 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$125 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$7,900
$18,473
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$7,637
$17,771
This chart display average spending per public school student in Commonwealth Charter Academy CS  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Commonwealth Charter Academy CS School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Commonwealth Charter Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 16% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(8)
One Innovation Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 710-3300
Grades: K-12
| 16,419 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Commonwealth Charter Academy Charter School
  • One Innovation Way, Harrisburg, PA, 17110
  • (717) 651-7200
  • connectionsacademy.com
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 16,419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 31:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 53% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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