Gardner Pilot Academy

  • Gardner Pilot Academy serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 23% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gardner Pilot Academy 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Gardner Pilot Academy's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students401 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gardner Pilot Academy
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gardner Pilot Academy 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 Pilot Academy is 0.53, 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#1547 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Gardner Pilot Academy, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gardner Pilot 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
66%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
13%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gardner Pilot Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.530.59
This chart display the diversity score of Gardner Pilot Academy and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gardner Pilot Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gardner Pilot 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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