Hampden Charter School Of Science

  • Hampden Charter School Of Science serves 478 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher 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% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

Top Placements

Hampden Charter School Of Science places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Hampden Charter School Of Science's student population of 478 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hampden Charter School Of Science's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hampden Charter School Of Science is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#260 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
53%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
31%
19%
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Black
25%
9%
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White
40%
61%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.690.35
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHampden Charter of Science () School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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