Chester, PA
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Chester Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Chester Upland Sd School District Details

Chester Upland Sd School District
1720 Melrose Ave
Chester, PA 19013

3,343 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Chester Upland Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chester High School
232 West 9th St
Chester, PA, 19013
09-12
Chester Upland School Of Arts
501 West 9th St
Chester, PA, 19013
PK-05
Main Street School
704 Main St
Upland, PA, 19015
PK-05
Stem At Showalter School
1100 West 10th Street
Chester, PA, 19013
07-12
Stetser Elementary School
808 E 17th St
Chester, PA, 19013
PK-06
Toby Farms Intermediate School
201 Bridgewater Road
Chester Twp, PA, 19045
04-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.8% 70.4%
Black 91.8% 15.5%
Hispanic 6.4% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.1% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.1% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,341 $24,897,885 19.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $966 $2,883,510 2.2%
Staff $900 $2,686,500 2.1%
General Administration $846 $2,525,310 1.9%
School Administration $761 $2,271,585 1.7%
Operation $2,206 $6,584,910 5.1%
Transportation $1,052 $3,140,220 2.4%
Other $830 $2,477,550 1.9%
Total Support $7,562 $22,572,570 17.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $27,662 $82,571,070 63.5%
Total Expenditures $43,565 $130,041,525 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%