Provident Charter School

  • Provident Charter School serves 64 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Provident Charter School's student population of 64 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students64 students
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers

School Comparison

  • Provident Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Provident Charter School is 0.49, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
Black
28%
15%
White
66%
66%
Two or more races
6%
4%
Diversity Score0.490.27
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProvident CS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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