Baystate Academy Charter Public School

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School serves 445 students in grades 6-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 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 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School's student population of 445 students has grown by 104% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 131% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baystate Academy Charter Public School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baystate Academy Charter Public School is 0.48, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#1330 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
53%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
67%
20%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
26%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
60%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.480.59
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 2017-18 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 School School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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