Another Course To College

  • Another Course To College serves 224 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Another Course To College placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Another Course To College places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Another Course To College's student population of 224 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Another Course To College is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Another Course To College is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#466 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
40%
20%
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Black
45%
9%
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White
8%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.59
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Another Course To College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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