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.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

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 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford is 0.65, 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 (16-17)#828 out of 1667 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
53%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
46%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
35%
60%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.650.59
This chart display the diversity score of City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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