Boston Community Leadership Academy

  • Boston Community Leadership Academy serves 474 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Boston Community Leadership Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Boston Community Leadership Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Boston Community Leadership Academy's student population of 474 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boston Community Leadership Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boston Community Leadership Academy is 0.60, 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 School Rank#211 out of 1666 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
53%
20%
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Black
35%
9%
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White
5%
60%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.59
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Graduation Rate75-79%
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 NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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