Top 3 Best Massachusetts Alternative Public Preschools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 alternative public preschools serving 1,238 students in Massachusetts.
The top ranked alternative public preschools in Massachusetts are Graham And Parks, King Open and Young Achievers. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Massachusetts alternative public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Massachusetts public pre school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public preschool average of 51% (majority Hispanic).

Best Massachusetts Alternative Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Graham And Parks
Alternative School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
44 Linnaean Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 349-6577
Grades: PK-5
| 322 students
Rank: #22.
King Open
Alternative School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
850 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 349-6540
Grades: PK-5
| 358 students
Rank: #33.
Young Achievers
Alternative School
Math: 16% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
20 Outlook Road
Mattapan, MA 02126
(617) 635-6804
Grades: PK-8
| 558 students

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