Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School

  • Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School serves 240 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter 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 20%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School's student population of 240 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students240 students
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers

School Comparison

  • Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter 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 decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. 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#621 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
4%
19%
Black
1%
9%
White
88%
63%
Two or more races
6%
3%
Diversity Score0.220.56
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCape Cod Lighthouse Charter (district) School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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