The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School (Closed 2013)

The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School served 442 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 24% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 19% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
24%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
19%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
32:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
93%
15%
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White
2%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Village At Chester Upland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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