Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School

  • Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School serves 355 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School's student population of 355 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Scholars Of Central Pa Charter School is 0.36, 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#1156 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
79%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYoung Scholars of Central PA CS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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