Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield

Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield serves 203 students in grades 9-12.
Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield's student population of 203 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield is ranked within the top 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 Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield is 0.53, which is less 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
#633 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
52%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
Hispanic
64%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
24%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.530.59
This chart display the diversity score of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
20-29%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield and public school graduation rate of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
35%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield (Dist School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Phoenix Academy Public Charter High School Springfield is Gateway To College At Springfield Technical Community Colleg (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Veritas Preparatory Charter School (0.2 miles away)
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