Propel Cs-homestead

  • Propel Cs-homestead serves 571 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 34% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Propel Cs-homestead placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Propel Cs-homestead's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Propel Cs-homestead is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Propel Cs-homestead is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2502 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
88%
15%
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White
5%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Propel Cs-homestead. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.220.53
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Graduation Rate80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Propel Cs-homestead and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePropel CS-Homestead School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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