Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield

  • Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield serves 193 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield's student population of 193 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students193 students
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield by grade.

School Comparison

  • Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank#1393 out of 1,671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield 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)≥80%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield 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 Ratio16:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
70%
19%
Black
22%
9%
White
3%
61%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.460.35
Graduation Rate (15-16)≤20%
87%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Academy Public Charter High Springfield (Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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