Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School

  • Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School serves 401 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 72% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School is 0.52, 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#452 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
20%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
67%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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