Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School

  • Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School serves 353 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.

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Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School's student population of 353 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School is ranked within the top 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 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School is 0.41, 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
33%
29%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
7%
19%
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Black
16%
9%
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White
75%
63%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.410.35
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Graduation Rate≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public (district) School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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