Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology

Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology serves 73 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

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Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology's student population of 73 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students73 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology is ranked within the bottom 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 Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology is 0.42, which is less 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
#1281 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
75%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.59
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Graduation Rate
40-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardner School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology is Full Circle High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Clarence R Edwards Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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