Pioneer Charter School Of Science

Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pioneer Charter School Of Science serves 668 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Pioneer Charter School Of Science placed in the top 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Pioneer Charter School Of Science places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Pioneer Charter School Of Science's student population of 668 students has grown by 87% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Pioneer Charter School Of Science 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 Pioneer Charter School Of Science is 0.73, 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
#502 out of 1666 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
30%
20%
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Black
28%
9%
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White
31%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pioneer Charter School Of Science 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 NamePioneer Charter School Of Science School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Pioneer Charter School Of Science is Pioneer Charter School Of Science II (pcss-ii) (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Devens School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saugus Pioneer Charter School Of Science II (pcss-ii) Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 357 students
    0.1 miles
    97 Main Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 666-3945
    0.1 7-12 357
  • Everett Devens School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-12 | 56 students
    0.2 miles
    22 Church Street
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617) 394-2470
    0.2 1-12 56
  • Everett Parlin School Math: 24% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-8 | 835 students
    0.2 miles
    587 Broadway Street
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617) 394-2480
    0.2 1-8 835
  • Everett George Keverian School Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 862 students
    0.3 miles
    20 Nichols Street
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617) 394-5020
    0.3 K-8 862
  • Everett Sumner G. Whittier School Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 617 students
    0.4 miles
    337 Broadway
    Everett, MA 02149
    (617) 394-2410
    0.4 K-8 617

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