Brooke Charter School Roslindale

Tel: (617)325-7977
Grades KG-8
492 students
Brooke Charter School Roslindale serves 492 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Brooke Charter School Roslindale operates within the Brooke Charter Roslindale (district) School District.

School Overview

The student population of 492 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 492 students
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Brooke Charter School Roslindale Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Brooke Charter School Roslindale Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 12:1 14:1
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Asian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
26%
17%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
69%
9%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Black Students (2004-2014)
White
1%
65%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale White Students (2004-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.46 0.33
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
58%
34%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale 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.
19%
5%
Brooke Charter School Roslindale Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Brooke Charter Roslindale (district) School District's student population of 492 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Brooke Charter Roslindale (district) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 492 1,376
Brooke Charter  Roslindale (district) School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
Brooke Charter  Roslindale (district) School District District Total Revenue (2009-2012)
District Spending n/a $28 MM
Brooke Charter  Roslindale (district) School District District Spending (2009-2012)
District Revenue / Student n/a $20,216
Brooke Charter  Roslindale (district) School District District Revenue / Student (2009-2012)
District Spending / Student n/a $19,181
Brooke Charter  Roslindale (district) School District District Spending / Student (2009-2012)
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 Community Academy Of Science And Health (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Irving Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooke Charter School Mattapan (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BostonBrooke Charter School MattapanCharter School
    Grades: KG-7 | 360 students
    0 miles
    7 Elkins St
    BostonMA 02127
    (617)325-7977
    0KG-7360
  • RoslindaleWashington Irving Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 443 students
    0.2 miles
    105 Cummins Hwy
    RoslindaleMA 02131
    (617)635-8072
    0.26-8443
  • RoslindaleJohn D Philbrick Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 150 students
    0.3 miles
    40 Philbrick St
    RoslindaleMA 02131
    (617)635-8069
    0.3PK-5150
  • RoslindaleCharles Sumner Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    0.4 miles
    15 Basile St
    RoslindaleMA 02131
    (617)635-8131
    0.4PK-5544
  • RoslindaleGeorge H Conley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 218 students
    0.5 miles
    450 Poplar St
    RoslindaleMA 02131
    (617)635-8099
    0.5PK-5218

School Reviews

I love this school. My son has been a scholar at Edward Brooke for 2 years now and its great. I feel as though he is extremely advanced in all subjects. Many complain about the tough discipline but I agree with it 100 percent. Why waste valuable learning time correcting discipline problems? When that occurs all students are affected. I do not want my son to miss out on learning something because a classmate misbehaves all the time.
- Posted by Parent, 01/25/11

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