Top 10 Best Massachusetts Charter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 80 charter public schools serving 45,246 students in Massachusetts.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Massachusetts are Sturgis Charter Public School, Community Day Charter Public School - Gateway and Advanced Math And Science Academy Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Massachusetts charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Best Massachusetts Charter Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sturgis Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
427 Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
(508) 778-1782
Grades: 9-12
| 816 students
Rank: #22.
Community Day Charter Public School - Gateway
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
50 Pleasant Street
Lawrence, MA 01841
(978) 722-2538
Grades: PK-6
| 320 students
Rank: #33.
Advanced Math And Science Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
201 Forest Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 597-2400
Grades: 6-12
| 993 students
Rank: #44.
Pioneer Charter School Of Science II (pcss-ii)
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
97 Main Street
Saugus, MA 01906
(781) 666-3945
Grades: 7-12
| 357 students
Rank: #55.
Community Day Charter Public School - R. Kingman Webster
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
50 Pleasant Street
Lawrence, MA 01841
(978) 722-2538
Grades: PK-6
| 320 students
Rank: #66.
Brooke Charter School
Charter School
Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
190 Cummins Highway
Roslindale, MA 02131
(617) 325-7977
Grades: K-10
| 1,736 students
Rank: #77.
Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 Main Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-3434
Grades: K-8
| 443 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
21 Notre Dame Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02140
(617) 497-7771
Grades: PK-6
| 354 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Community Charter School Of Cambridge
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
245 Bent Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
(617) 354-0047
Grades: 6-12
| 365 students
Rank: #8 - 108. - 10.
Four Rivers Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(6)
248 Colrain Road
Greenfield, MA 01301
(413) 775-4577
Grades: 7-12
| 222 students
Rank: #1111.
Springfield Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
370 Pine St.
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 231-2722
Grades: K-3
| 215 students
Rank: #1212.
Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
317 Russell Street
Hadley, MA 01035
(413) 582-7040
Grades: K-12
| 493 students
Rank: #1313.
Community Day Charter Public School - Prospect
Charter School
Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
190 Hampshire Street
Lawrence, MA 01840
(978) 722-2538
Grades: PK-8
| 400 students
Rank: #1414.
Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
195 Route 137
Harwich, MA 02645
(774) 408-7994
Grades: 6-8
| 242 students
Rank: #1515.
Pioneer Charter School Of Science
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
51-59 Summer Street
Everett, MA 01249
(617) 389-7277
Grades: K-12
| 668 students
Rank: #1616.
Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School
Charter School
Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
49 Antietam St
Devens, MA 01434
(978) 772-3293
Grades: 7-12
| 396 students
Rank: #1717.
Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Industrial Parkway
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-7178
Grades: K-8
| 218 students
Rank: #1818.
Mystic Valley Regional Charter School
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
770 Salem Street
Malden, MA 02148
(781) 388-0222
Grades: K-12
| 1,571 students
Rank: #1919.
Salem Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
45 Congress St., Shetland Park
Salem, MA 01970
(978) 744-2105
Grades: 6-12
| 475 students
Rank: #2020.
Boston Collegiate Charter School
Charter School
Math: 66% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11 Mayhew Street
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 265-1172
Grades: 5-12
| 700 students
Rank: #2121.
Hampden Charter School Of Science East
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20 Johnson Rd
Chicopee, MA 01022
(413) 593-9090
Grades: 6-12
| 491 students
Rank: #2222.
Innovation Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
72 Tyng Road
Tyngsboro, MA 01879
(978) 649-0432
Grades: 5-12
| 802 students
Rank: #2323.
Rising Tide Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
59 Armstrong Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
(508) 747-2620
Grades: 5-12
| 660 students
Rank: #2424.
Lawrence Family Development Charter School
Charter School
Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
34 West Street
Lawrence, MA 01841
(978) 689-9863
Grades: PK-8
| 737 students
Rank: #2525.
Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School
Charter School
Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
90 High Rock Street
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 598-1609
Grades: K-12
| 1,336 students
Rank: #2626.
Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
15 Mulligan Drive
South Hadley, MA 01075
(413) 552-1580
Grades: 7-12
| 401 students
Rank: #2727.
River Valley Charter School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2 Perry Way
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-0065
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
Rank: #2828.
Lowell Community Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
206 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 323-0800
Grades: PK-8
| 814 students
Rank: #2929.
Marblehead Community Charter Public School
Charter School
Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
17 Lime Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
(781) 631-0777
Grades: 4-8
| 229 students
Rank: #3030.
Martha's Vineyard Charter School
Charter School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
424 State Road
West Tisbury, MA 02575
(508) 693-9900
Grades: K-12
| 184 students
Rank: #3131.
Excel Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
58 Moore Street
East Boston, MA 02128
(617) 874-4080
Grades: 5-11
| 1,127 students
Rank: #3232.
Veritas Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
370 Pine Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 539-0055
Grades: 5-8
| 322 students
Rank: #3333.
Alma Del Mar Charter School
Charter School
Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
515 Belleville Ave
New Bedford, MA 02746
(774) 206-6827
Grades: K-8
| 413 students
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
67 Middle Street
Lowell, MA 01852
(978) 656-3165
Grades: 9-12
| 91 students
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
65 Lincoln Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 273-1236
Grades: 9-12
| 203 students
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