Innovation Academy Charter School

  • Innovation Academy Charter School serves 802 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Innovation Academy Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Innovation Academy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Innovation Academy Charter School's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students802 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Innovation Academy Charter School is ranked within the top 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 Innovation Academy Charter School is 0.40, 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#651 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
77%
60%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameInnovation Academy Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Awesome experience when I attended the Middle School. I'd the quality and quantity was what I learned expanded when I started attending and went unmatched until college. (Note: I only attended the middle school grades. The high school did not exist at the time.)
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