Propel Cs-homestead

  • Propel Cs-homestead serves 573 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Propel Cs-homestead places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Propel Cs-homestead's student population of 573 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Propel Cs-homestead is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2402 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Propel Cs-homestead 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Propel Cs-homestead 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Propel Cs-homestead and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
88%
15%
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White
4%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Propel Cs-homestead and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.220.51
This chart display the diversity score of Propel Cs-homestead and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Propel Cs-homestead and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePropel Cs-homestead School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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