Baystate Academy Charter Public School

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School serves 303 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School's student population of 303 students has grown by 88% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 188% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students303 students
This chart display total students of Baystate Academy Charter Public School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Baystate Academy Charter Public School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Baystate Academy Charter Public School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,671 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baystate Academy Charter Public School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank
61%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
62%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
32%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
6%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baystate Academy Charter Public School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.35
This chart display the diversity score of Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baystate Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaystate Academy Charter Public (district) School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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