Edward Brooke Charter School

Tel: (617)325-7977
Grades: KG-8

470 students

Edward Brooke Charter School serves 470 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 34%.
Edward Brooke Charter School operates within the Edward Brooke Charter (district) School District.

Overview

The student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 470 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Hispanic
23%
16%
Black
71%
9%
White
1%
66%
Unknown
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.44
0.52
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 63%
30%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
18%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 470 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Edward Brooke Charter (district) School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 470
1,435
District Total Revenue $7 MM n/a
District Spending $6 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $17,347 $0
District Spending / Student $13,940 $0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Edward W. Brooke Charter School 2 (0 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended January 25, 2011 - 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

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