Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School

1 Commercial Place

Adams, MA 01220

Tel: (413)743-7311
Grades: 6-12

276 students

Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School serves 276 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School operates within the Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public (district) School District.

Overview

The student population of 276 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 276 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Students by Grade Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
3%
16%
Black
6%
9%
White
86%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School Sch Ethnicity Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.26 0.32
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.
46%
30%
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.
13%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 276 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public (district) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 276 1,433
Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public (district) School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $25 MM
District Spending $4 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,902 $17,400
District Spending / Student $15,094 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hoosac Valley High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nessacus Regional Middle School (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plunkett Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AdamsPlunkett Elementary School
    14 Commercial St
    AdamsMA 01220
    (413)743-0876
    0.1 mi | 575 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • AdamsHoosac Valley High School
    30 Columbia St
    AdamsMA 01220
    (413)743-5200
    1.8 mi | 622 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • North AdamsCharles Mccann Vocational Technical High School
    Vocational School
    70 Hodges Cross Rd
    North AdamsMA 01247
    (413)663-5383
    Vocational School

    3.3 mi | 470 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • North AdamsDrury High School
    1130 South Church St
    North AdamsMA 01247
    (413)662-3240
    3.7 mi | 552 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • CheshireCheshire Elementary School
    191 Church St
    CheshireMA 01225
    (413)743-2298
    4.3 mi | 259 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Berkshire County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.19, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Berkshire County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.