Kipp Academy Boston Charter School

Kipp Academy Boston Charter School serves 558 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Kipp Academy Boston Charter School 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 35% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kipp Academy Boston Charter School's student population of 558 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Kipp Academy Boston Charter School 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 Kipp Academy Boston Charter School is 0.44, 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
#1394 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
29%
20%
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Black
69%
9%
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White
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60%
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKIPP Academy Boston Charter School School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kipp Academy Boston Charter School is Community Academy Of Science And Health (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Boston Preparatory Charter Public School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dorchester Community Academy Of Science And Health Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 389 students
    0.5 miles
    11 Charles Street
    Dorchester, MA 02122
    (617) 635-8950
    0.5 9-12 389
  • Hyde Park Boston Preparatory Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 463 students
    0.6 miles
    885 River Street
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 333-6688
    0.6 6-12 463
  • Hyde Park Henry Grew Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 254 students
    0.7 miles
    40 Gordon Avenue
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 635-8715
    0.7 PK-5 254
  • Hyde Park Boston Renaissance Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 938 students
    0.8 miles
    1415 Hyde Park Ave
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 357-0900
    0.8 PK-6 938
  • Mattapan James J Chittick Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
    0.8 miles
    154 Ruskindale Road
    Mattapan, MA 02126
    (617) 635-8652
    0.8 PK-5 306

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