Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School

195 Route 137
Harwich, MA 02645
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 250 students in grades 6-8, Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is equal to the Massachusetts state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 44% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 50% in MA
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,644 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
#646 out of 1644 schools
(Top 50%)
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37%
37%
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60%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
23%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
92%
56%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School's ranking?
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School is ranked #646 out of 1,644 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
What schools are Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School often compared to?
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Nauset Regional Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MA state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MA state average).
How many students attend Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School?
250 students attend Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School?
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School offer ?
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School part of?
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School is part of Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 37% (Top 50%)
  • : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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