Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C

  • Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C serves 295 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 55-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C's student population of 295 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Scholars Of Western Pennsylvania C is 0.55, 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#1703 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
34%
15%
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White
58%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.27
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYoung Scholars of Western Pennsylvania CS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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