120 Fisher Avenue
Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Roxbury Preparatory Charter School serves 1,596 students in grades 5-12.
Roxbury Preparatory Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Massachusetts state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 43% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Roxbury Preparatory Charter School's student population of 1,596 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Roxbury Preparatory Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Roxbury Preparatory Charter School is 0.52, which is less 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
#1030 out of 1667 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
41%
22%
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Black
56%
10%
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White
1%
57%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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: 5-12
  • Students: 1,596 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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