Top 10 Best Massachusetts Charter Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 47 charter public high schools serving 31,338 students in Massachusetts.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public high schools in Massachusetts are Sturgis Charter Public School, Pioneer Charter School Of Science II (pcss-ii) and City On A Hill Charter Public School Dudley Square. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Massachusetts charter public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Massachusetts public high school average of 68%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 78% statewide average).
Massachusetts charter public high school have a Graduation Rate of 77%, which is less than the Massachusetts average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Massachusetts or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public high school average of 39% (majority Hispanic).

Top Massachusetts Charter Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Sturgis Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    427 Main Street
    Hyannis, MA 02601
    (508) 778-1782

    Grades: 9-12 | 816 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Pioneer Charter School Of Science II (pcss-ii) Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    97 Main Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 666-3945

    Grades: 7-12 | 357 students
  • Rank: #33.
    City On A Hill Charter Public School Dudley Square Charter School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2179 Washington Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 516-5888

    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Advanced Math And Science Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    201 Forest Street
    Marlborough, MA 01752
    (508) 597-2400

    Grades: 6-12 | 993 students
  • Rank: #55.
    City On A Hill Charter Public School Circuit Street Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    58 Circuit Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 445-1515

    Grades: 9-12 | 283 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    49 Antietam St
    Devens, MA 01434
    (978) 772-3293

    Grades: 7-12 | 396 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers (horace Mann Ch Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    360 Huntington Avenue, C/o 102
    Boston, MA 02115
    (617) 373-8576

    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    317 Russell Street
    Hadley, MA 01035
    (413) 582-7040

    Grades: K-12 | 493 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Brooke Charter School Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    190 Cummins Highway
    Roslindale, MA 02131
    (617) 325-7977

    Grades: K-10 | 1,736 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    15 Mulligan Drive
    South Hadley, MA 01075
    (413) 552-1580

    Grades: 7-12 | 401 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Four Rivers Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    248 Colrain Road
    Greenfield, MA 01301
    (413) 775-4577

    Grades: 7-12 | 222 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Pioneer Charter School Of Science Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    51-59 Summer Street
    Everett, MA 01249
    (617) 389-7277

    Grades: K-12 | 668 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Rising Tide Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    59 Armstrong Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    (508) 747-2620

    Grades: 5-12 | 660 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Salem Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    45 Congress St., Shetland Park
    Salem, MA 01970
    (978) 744-2105

    Grades: 6-12 | 475 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Community Charter School Of Cambridge Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    245 Bent Street
    Cambridge, MA 02141
    (617) 354-0047

    Grades: 6-12 | 365 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    65 Lincoln Street
    Springfield, MA 01105
    (413) 273-1236

    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mystic Valley Regional Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    770 Salem Street
    Malden, MA 02148
    (781) 388-0222

    Grades: K-12 | 1,571 student
  • Rank: #1818.
    Innovation Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    72 Tyng Road
    Tyngsboro, MA 01879
    (978) 649-0432

    Grades: 5-12 | 802 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    City On A Hill Charter Public School New Bedford Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    384 Acushnet Ave
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 985-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 236 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    161 Lower Westfield Road
    Holyoke, MA 01041
    (413) 536-3201

    Grades: 9-12 | 270 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Boston Day And Evening Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 Kearsarge Ave
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 635-6789

    Grades: 9-12 | 404 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Excel Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    58 Moore Street
    East Boston, MA 02128
    (617) 874-4080

    Grades: 5-11 | 1,127 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    Hampden Charter School Of Science East Charter School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 Johnson Rd
    Chicopee, MA 01022
    (413) 593-9090

    Grades: 6-12 | 491 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Berkshire Arts And Technology Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Commercial Place
    Adams, MA 01220
    (413) 743-7311

    Grades: 6-12 | 354 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Boston Preparatory Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    885 River Street
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 333-6688

    Grades: 6-12 | 463 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Kipp Academy Lynn Charter School Charter School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    90 High Rock Street
    Lynn, MA 01902
    (781) 598-1609

    Grades: K-12 | 1,336 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Boston Collegiate Charter School Charter School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Mayhew Street
    Dorchester, MA 02125
    (617) 265-1172

    Grades: 5-12 | 700 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Phoenix Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    175 Hawthorne Street
    Chelsea, MA 02150
    (617) 889-3100

    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Sizer School: A North Central Charter Essential School Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Rindge Road
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
    (978) 345-2701

    Grades: 7-12 | 359 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Foxborough Regional Charter School Charter School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    131 Central Street
    Foxboro, MA 02035
    (508) 543-2508

    Grades: K-12 | 1,469 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Match Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 232-0300

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,225 student
  • Rank: #3232.
    Roxbury Preparatory Charter School Charter School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    120 Fisher Avenue
    Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
    (617) 566-2361

    Grades: 5-11 | 1,422 student
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Academy Of The Pacific Rim Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Westinghouse Plaza
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 361-0050

    Grades: 5-12 | 524 students
  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    South Shore Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Longwater Circle
    Norwell, MA 02061
    (781) 982-4202

    Grades: K-12 | 927 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School Charter School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10 New Bond Street
    Worcester, MA 01606
    (508) 854-8400

    Grades: K-12 | 1,425 student
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