PROFICIENCY 18% 67% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
18%Helen Thackston Charter School
45%York
53%Pennsylvania

Helen Thackston Charter School is a school servicing grades 5 to 12 and is located in the district of "Helen Thackston Charter School" in York, PA. There are a total of 634 students and 34 teachers at Helen Thackston Charter School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 631 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Helen Thackston Charter School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.5%, which is 67% lower than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students634
Teachers34
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch631
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Helen Thackston Charter School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
76-9%
8<= 5%
High School10-14%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
725-29%
820-24%
High School25-29%

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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Helen Thackston Charter School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 6.6% 6.6% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 39.7% 39.7% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 0.8% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 50.7% 50.7% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.4% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 1.9% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Goode School22%0.2York, PA
Hannah Penn Middle School7%0.7York, PA
York Academy Regional Charter School47%0.7York, PA
Davis School16%1.0York, PA
William Penn Shs34%1.0York, PA
Jackson School12%1.1York, PA
Ferguson School17%1.2York, PA
Mckinley School13%1.3York, PA
North Hills El School54%1.4York, PA
Lincoln Cs23%1.6York, PA
Devers School19%1.7York, PA
Central York Middle School60%1.8York, PA

York demographics profile

StatisticYorkPennsylvaniaNational
Population43,84812,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,28427791
Median age30.540.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)35%56%55%
Speak English76%89%79%
Speak Spanish22%5%13%

Education level achieved in York

IndexYorkPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade73.7%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school71.3%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college34.6%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.7%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters3.2%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Helen Thackston Charter School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.