Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School

Tel: (508)854-8400
Grades KG-12
1,426 students
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School serves 1,426 students in grades KG - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School operates within the Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public (district) School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1426 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 1,426 students
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
26%
17%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
40%
9%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
27%
65%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.70 0.33
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
34%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,426 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public (district) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 1,426 1,376
Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public (district) School District Students Managed (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $28 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $20,216
District Spending / Student n/a $19,181
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Burncoat Senior High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burncoat Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thorndyke Road Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • WorcesterBurncoat Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 560 students135 Burncoat St
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3390
    0.97-8560
  • WorcesterThorndyke Road Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 334 students30 Thorndyke Rd
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3550
    0.9KG-6334
  • WorcesterBurncoat Senior High School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 996 students179 Burncoat St
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3300
    19-12996
  • WorcesterBurncoat Street Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 188 students526 Burncoat St
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3537
    1.2KG-6188
  • WorcesterForest Grove Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 956 students495 Grove St
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-3420
    1.27-8956

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