City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford

City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford serves 236 students in grades 9-12.
City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 80-89% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford's student population of 236 students has grown by 68% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford is ranked within the top 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 City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#664 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
46%
20%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
34%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.59
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Graduation Rate
60-69%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford is Whaling City Junior/senior High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Bedford Whaling City Junior/senior High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
    0.3 miles
    455 County Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    0.3 6-12 100
  • New Bedford Sgt Wm H Carney Academy Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 782 students
    0.4 miles
    247 Elm Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    0.4 PK-5 782
  • New Bedford Alma Del Mar Charter School Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 413 students
    0.5 miles
    515 Belleville Ave
    New Bedford, MA 02746
    (774) 206-6827
    0.5 K-8 413
  • New Bedford Alfred J Gomes Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    0.7 miles
    286 S Second Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    0.7 PK-5 553
  • New Bedford John Avery Parker Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
    0.7 miles
    705 County Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 997-4511
    0.7 PK-5 285

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