Perseus House Cs Of Excellence

  • Perseus House Cs Of Excellence serves 588 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 24% (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 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Perseus House Cs Of Excellence's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perseus House Cs Of Excellence's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perseus House Cs Of Excellence is 0.69, 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#2625 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Perseus House Cs Of Excellence 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)
24%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perseus House Cs Of Excellence 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
12%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
43%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
31%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.690.27
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Graduation Rate55-59%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perseus House Cs Of Excellence and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerseus House CS of Excellence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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