At a Glance

CCSA currently serves approximately 540 young men and women in grades kindergarten through 10 and will grow one grade each year to grade 12.

School Hours
9:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. for grades Kindergarten through Grade 11

Average Class Size
24 students per class

Student-to-Faculty Ratio
12:1 in grades K – 5
23:1 in grades 6 and up

Faculty and Staff
More than 75 men and women, many of whom hold advanced degrees in their field. Teaching Assistants support grades K – 11. CCSA supports ongoing professional development for all teachers and teaching assistants.

Arts and Special Classes
All students participate in six arts/specials including dance, drama, music, physical education, visual arts and math lab.

Student Services
CCSA has a two full time guidance counselors, a full time on-site nurse and special education teachers to help meet the needs of all students.

Campus & Facilities
CCSA is located at 1500 Highland Avenue in in Chester, PA. This is a newly build facility that includes modern classrooms; a gymnasium; two dance studios; a play field; a full service cafeteria; and two art studios.


All CCSA students must wear a uniform daily. Select the Family Information page to view specific requirements.  





Find Us

Chester Charter School
for the Arts

1500 Highland Avenue
Chester, PA 19013