Helen Thackston Charter School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Helen Thackston Charter School District serving 554 students in York, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Helen Thackston Charter School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • York Helen Thackston Charter School Charter School
    625 East Philadelphia St.
    York, PA 17403
    (717)846-6160

    Grades: 5-12 | 554 students

Overview

School District NameHelen Thackston Charter School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students554 students
# of Teachers33 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students289 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students265 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.57
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students313 students
% Hispanic Students
56%
# of Black Students185 students
% Black Students
33%
# of White Students33 students
% White Students
6%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students22 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade:69
# of Students in 7th Grade:74
# of Students in 8th Grade:81
# of Students in 9th Grade:102
# of Students in 10th Grade:99
# of Students in 11th Grade:66
# of Students in 12th Grade:63
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Helen Thackston Charter School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 65-69% has increased from 60-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Helen Thackston Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Helen Thackston Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate65-69%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Helen Thackston Charter School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $5,026 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $4,678 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$3 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Helen Thackston Charter School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$2 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Helen Thackston Charter School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$5,026$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Helen Thackston Charter School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$4,678$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Helen Thackston Charter School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Helen Thackston Charter School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.57, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Helen Thackston Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.