Bridge Boston Charter School

  • Bridge Boston Charter School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bridge Boston Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Bridge Boston Charter School's student population of 308 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridge Boston Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bridge Boston Charter School is 0.49, 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 Testing Rank#1370 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bridge Boston Charter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
30%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bridge Boston Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
65%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bridge Boston Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
60%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridge Boston Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.490.59
This chart display the diversity score of Bridge Boston Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bridge Boston Charter 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 Lunch (13-14)
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bridge Boston Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridge Boston Charter School School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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