Springfield Preparatory Charter School

  • Springfield Preparatory Charter School serves 215 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Springfield Preparatory Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Springfield Preparatory Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Springfield Preparatory Charter School's student population of 215 students has grown by 99% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 171% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Springfield Preparatory Charter 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 Springfield Preparatory Charter School is 0.51, 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#334 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
52%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
56%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Springfield Preparatory Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
66%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Springfield Preparatory Charter School 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 Springfield Preparatory Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Springfield Preparatory Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Springfield Preparatory Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Springfield Preparatory Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.510.59
This chart display the diversity score of Springfield Preparatory Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield Preparatory Charter School School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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