Blackstone Academy Charter

  • Blackstone Academy Charter serves 296 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Blackstone Academy Charter's student population of 296 students has grown by 73% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 84% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blackstone Academy Charter's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blackstone Academy Charter is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#247 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
63%
25%
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Black
23%
8%
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White
11%
59%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blackstone Academy Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.54n/a
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Graduation Rate80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlackstone Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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