Lowell Community Charter Public School

  • Lowell Community Charter Public School serves 814 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 47% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lowell Community Charter Public School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Lowell Community Charter Public School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Lowell Community Charter Public School's student population of 814 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students814 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lowell Community Charter Public School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lowell Community Charter Public School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#856 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowell Community 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)
47%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowell Community 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
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lowell Community Charter Public School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
20%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lowell Community Charter Public School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
47%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lowell Community Charter Public School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
27%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowell Community Charter Public School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lowell Community Charter Public School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lowell Community Charter Public School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell Community Charter Public School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.670.58
This chart display the diversity score of Lowell Community Charter Public School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowell Community 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 Lowell Community 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 NameLowell Community Charter Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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