Chester Upland School of Arts

501 West 9th St, Chester, PA 19013 | (610) 447-3777
  • Grades: PK-3
  • Student Enrollment: 245
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 245 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-3
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Made AYP
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Anna Hadgis
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 245
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 10.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 123 (50.2%)
  • Females: 122 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (9.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 179 (73.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 203 (82.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Chester Upland School of Arts Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black24499.6%
Asian--
Hispanic10.4%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Chester Upland School of Arts
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten8133.1%
Kindergarten4016.3%
1st Grade4317.6%
2nd Grade4016.3%
3rd Grade4116.7%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
87.3%
District:
81.4%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Chester Upland School of Arts performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
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  • Reading
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201066.6%58.1%84.5%
 
Reading Test
201050.0%46.7%75.2%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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