Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School

  • Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School serves 217 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (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 34% (which is lower 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.

School Overview

  • Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School's student population of 217 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School is 0.33, which is less 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#1431 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School 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 Ratio13:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
80%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.330.35
This chart display the diversity score of Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School 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 Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public () School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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