Arts Integration

Our curriculum promotes innovation, collaboration, focus, and perseverance as faculties essential to personal success and well-being.

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Our Campus

Our exciting new Chester city campus is uniquely designed to match the needs of a K-12 arts integration program.

Learn about our academic curriculum 

Ways to Give

We are an entirely not-for-profit entity. Our program’s continued success depends upon the dedication of our community of faculty, staff, donors, volunteers, and friends.

Help build CCSA’s future 

Admissions

Applications are accepted from any family residing in the Chester Upland or surrounding school districts.

Apply for 2019-2020 

Continuity of Education Program (COVID-19)

Chester Charter Scholars Academy is committed to providing the most effective methods and systems available for the continuation of our high-quality education despite the exceptional circumstances of the full school closure in the state of Pennsylvania. We will deliver planned instruction in a live and asynchronous learning environment.

Continuity of Education Program

Student Meal Distribution

We are pleased to inform you that we will have FREE student meals prepared for pick up at CCSA.

Monday, March 30 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
— Receive 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for each student.

Monday, April 6 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
— Receive 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for each student.

Click here to reserve meals for your child. 

School Closed (until April 13)

By order of Gov. Wolf CCSA will remain closed in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19. Additionally, all spring sports and any school related activities are cancelled. Staff will be in touch with your child periodically during this time away from school in the event that he/she has questions or needs assistance. We will continue to communicate and provide updates as the situation evolves. Thank you for your understanding and flexibility.

Spring Break / Monday, April 6 – Thursday, April 9
— No instruction or office hours; Students should use this time to make up work as needed.

Professional Development / Friday, April 10
— Staff Dev., Set-Up, Planning & Preparation

On-Site School Resumes / Monday, April 13 (if allowed)
— We will return to the online teaching schedule if not allowed to return to school.

Open Enrollment for 2020/21

Deadline: Tuesday, March 4, 2020 (All applications received now will be added to the enrollment waiting list.)

Click here to apply online 

Applications MUST be submitted by Tuesday, March 4, 2020 to be including in the lottery for available seats.

We are a public non-profit charter school in the Chester Upland School District. Our rigorous academic program integrates the fine arts with traditional classroom subjects in ways designed to foster confidence and purpose and to significantly deepen academic engagement.

Learn more about our vision and who we are 

The Weeks Ahead

  • 31
    Mar
    2020
    Bigs/Littles: HS/2nd
    Tue / 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
  • 1
    Apr
    2020
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
    Wed / 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm
  • 2
    Apr
    2020
    MTG: Student Council
    Thu / 1:45 pm to 2:15 pm
  • 3
    Apr
    2020
    Reading Beach Club
    Fri / 9:30 am to 10:30 am
  • 4
    Apr
    2020
    Community Health Fair
  • 6
    Apr
    2020
    NO SCHOOL - Spring Break
  • 7
    Apr
    2020
    Bigs/Littles: HS/4th
    Tue / 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
  • 8
    Apr
    2020
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
    Wed / 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm
  • 9
    Apr
    2020
    MTG: Student Council
    Thu / 1:45 pm to 2:15 pm

March at CCSA

  • 3
    PERF: Theatre/Music Showcase, Kindergarten
  • 3
    Bigs/Littles: HS/2nd
  • 4
    TRIP: Selected HS Theatre, Shakespeare in Love
  • 4
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
  • 5
    MTG: Student Council
  • 5
    SHOW: Dance, 4th, Frat
  • 5
    PERF: Theatre/Music Showcase, 5th
  • 5
    HS Final Exams
  • 6
    Episcopal Academy Visit
  • 6
    Reading Beach Club
  • 6
    SHOW: Dance, 4th, Foster
  • 6
    Student of the Month (Jan. & Feb.)
  • 6
    Boys Basketball State Playoff Game v. Greenwood HS
  • 6
    2nd Trimester Ends
  • 7
    Girls Basketball State Playoff v. Susquehanna Community HS
  • 9
    3rd Trimester Begins
  • 9
    Scholastic Book Fair
  • 10
    Bigs/Littles: HS/4th
  • 11
    TRIP-Kendal, CCSA Student Visit, 3rd - 8th
  • 11
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
  • 12
    12pm Dismissal - Report Card Conf.
  • 13
    Enrollment Lottery (2020-21)
  • 13
    12pm Dismissal - Prof. Dev.
  • 13
    CCSA Swag (MS/HS Selected Students)
  • 17
    Bigs/Littles: HS/2nd
  • 17
    CCSA Board Mtg.
  • 17
    HS: Twin Day
  • 18
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
  • 18
    HS: Pajama Day
  • 19
    MTG: Student Council
  • 20
    Reading Beach Club
  • 20
    HS: Talent Show
  • 20
    Honor Roll Breakfast
  • 23
    SFS begins
  • 24
    Bigs/Littles: HS/4th
  • 25
    Saber Siblings: 8th/1st
  • 26
    MTG: Student Council
  • 26
    21st CCLC Black History / Women's History Showcase
  • 26
    Trip: Kindergarten to the Aquarium
  • 27
    HS: Staff v. Student Games
  • 27
    CCSA Swag (Selected Students K-12)
  • 31
    Bigs/Littles: HS/2nd

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