Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School

  • Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School serves 127 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School's student population of 127 students has grown by 64% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students127 students
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School is 0.26, 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#2629 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Hispanic
3%
11%
Black
86%
15%
White
5%
66%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Young Scholars Of Mckeesport Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.260.27
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYoung Scholars of McKeesport Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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