York Academy Regional Charter School

  • York Academy Regional Charter School serves 596 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • York Academy Regional Charter School's student population of 596 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students596 students
This chart display total students of York Academy Regional Charter School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • York Academy Regional Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of York Academy Regional Charter School is 0.73, 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)
Overall School Rank#1946 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of York Academy Regional Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of York Academy Regional Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in York Academy Regional Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
32%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in York Academy Regional Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in York Academy Regional Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in York Academy Regional Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in York Academy Regional Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.730.27
This chart display the diversity score of York Academy Regional Charter School 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 York Academy Regional Charter School 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 Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in York Academy Regional Charter School 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 NameYork Academy Regional Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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