Propel Cs-northside

  • Propel Cs-northside serves 397 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Propel Cs-northside 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 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Propel Cs-northside's student population of 397 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Propel Cs-northside 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Propel Cs-northside is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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#2436 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
83%
15%
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White
9%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Propel Cs-northside and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Propel Cs-northside.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.300.52
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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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-northside and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePropel CS-Northside School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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