Neighborhood House Charter School

  • Neighborhood House Charter School serves 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Neighborhood House Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Neighborhood House Charter School's student population of 533 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 70% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-9
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Neighborhood House Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Neighborhood House Charter School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#1246 out of 1666 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Neighborhood House 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Neighborhood House Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
53%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Neighborhood House Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Neighborhood House Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Neighborhood House Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.650.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Neighborhood House Charter 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 Lunch
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Neighborhood House 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 NameNeighborhood House Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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