Helen Thackston Charter School



Helen Thackston Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Helen Thackston Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 74
7 67
8 82
9 126
10 71
11 62
12 48

Helen Thackston Charter School is a public elementary school located in York, PA in the Helen Thackston Charter School District. It enrolls 530 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 530
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34

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Helen Thackston Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 276
(52%)
276
(52%)
 Female 254
(48%)
254
(48%)

Helen Thackston Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 301
(57%)
301
(57%)
 Black 180
(34%)
180
(34%)
 White 33
(6%)
33
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
14
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Helen Thackston Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 527
(99%)
527
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Helen Thackston Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Helen Thackston Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 194
2010 411
2011 490
2012 506
2013 490
2014 634
2015 530

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 12.1
2010 15.2
2011 15.8
2012 14.9
2013 N/A
2014 18.6
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.96907216494845
2010 0.40632603406326
2011 0.85102040816327
2012 0.75494071146245
2013 0.82857142857143
2014 0.99526813880126
2015 0.99433962264151

Compare Helen Thackston Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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Public 05 - 12 530 15.6:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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