PROFICIENCY 22% 59% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
22%Esperanza Academy Charter School

Esperanza Academy Charter School is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "Esperanza Academy Charter School" in Philadelphia, PA. There are a total of 1,383 students and 87 teachers at Esperanza Academy Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 1,167 free lunch students and 77 reduced lunch students.

Esperanza Academy Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 59% lower than the Pennsylvania average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch1167
Reduced lunch77


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment97
Taking some courses97
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses38
Passing no courses53

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Esperanza Academy Charter School, there are a total of 97 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 97 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

7<= 5%
8<= 5%
High School35-39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School55-59%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Esperanza Academy Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.2% 0.2% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 3.7% 3.7% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.2% 0.2% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 95.9% 95.9% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 2.9% 3.1%

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Philadelphia demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)11,62627791
Median age33.940.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%56%55%
Speak English78%89%79%
Speak Spanish10%5%13%

Education level achieved in Philadelphia

Completed 8th grade79.9%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school78.5%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college49.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters10.9%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Esperanza Academy Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.