West Phila. Achievement Ces

  • West Phila. Achievement Ces serves 698 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (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 32% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • West Phila. Achievement Ces's student population of 698 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students698 students
This chart display total students of West Phila. Achievement Ces by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of West Phila. Achievement Ces
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Phila. Achievement Ces's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Phila. Achievement Ces is 0.02, which is less 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)
Overall School Rank#2500 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Phila. Achievement Ces 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Phila. Achievement Ces 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Phila. Achievement Ces and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
99%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Phila. Achievement Ces.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.020.27
This chart display the diversity score of West Phila. Achievement Ces and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Phila. Achievement Ces and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Phila. Achievement CES School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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