Community Academy

25 Glen Road
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 34 students in grades 9-12, Community Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Community Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Community Academy's student population of 34 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Community Academy is 0.53, 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)
(18-19)
<50%
51%
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(18-19)
<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Community Academy 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
23%
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Black
53%
10%
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White
n/a
56%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Community Academy and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Community Academy and public school graduation rate of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Community Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Community Academy 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 District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Community Academy often compared to?
Community Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Fenway High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% MA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% MA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Community Academy?
The graduation rate of Community Academy is 21-39%, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 87%.
How many students attend Community Academy?
34 students attend Community Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Community Academy students are Black, 44% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Community Academy?
Community Academy has a student ration of 3:1, which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 12:1.
What grades does Community Academy offer ?
Community Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Community Academy part of?
Community Academy is part of Boston School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 34 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

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