Lawrence Family Development Charter School

  • Lawrence Family Development Charter School serves 717 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Lawrence Family Development Charter School's student population of 717 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence Family Development Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawrence Family Development Charter School is 0.02, 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#666 out of 1,671 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lawrence Family Development Charter 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)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawrence Family Development Charter 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 Ratio12:113:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lawrence Family Development Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
99%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lawrence Family Development Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lawrence Family Development Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
1%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lawrence Family Development Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lawrence Family Development Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.020.35
This chart display the diversity score of Lawrence Family Development Charter 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
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lawrence Family Development Charter 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 NameLawrence Family Development Charter () School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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