Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School

317 Russell Street
Hadley, MA 01035
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School serves 560 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School's student population of 560 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
560 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
71 teachers
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School Rankings

Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,667 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank
#397 out of 1667 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
22%
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Black
10%
10%
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White
48%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
88%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 560 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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