Match Charter Public School

8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
8
Grades
PK-12
Students
895
Type
Public charter
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


MCAS Science and Technology/Engineering (MCAS STE) Tests
Biology I
90%
State avg: 73%
Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)
Science
48%
State avg: 54%
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English
93%
State avg: 91%
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4/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
74%
State avg: 85%
AP course participation
23%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
35%
State avg: 72%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
47%
Black
45%
White
4%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
12%
State avg: 14%
% of full time teachers who are certified
64%
State avg: 98%
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8 Reviews
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Neighborhood
1001 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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