Esperanza Academy Charter High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
16.4
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 750 Students
  • 47 Teachers

Esperanza Academy Charter High School
301 WEST HUNTING PARK AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19140

Phone: (215) 457-3667

District: Esperanza Academy Charter High School

Overview

At Esperanza Academy Charter High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Esperanza Academy Charter High School is 24 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Esperanza Academy Charter High School is the only high school in the Esperanza Academy Charter High School.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 750
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 87%
Full-Time Teachers 47

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 48%
Proficient in Math 56%
College Readiness Index 16.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 750
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Math (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 16.4

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