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Boston Preparatory Charter Public School
This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More have about average college readiness measures, are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
English
43%
State avg: 49%
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Math
43%
State avg: 48%
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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)
Science
56%
State avg: 53%
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7/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A promising sign

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


Parent tip

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

Equity
7/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more. Start a... More conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
68%
Hispanic
25%
White
3%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Asian
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
53 :1
State avg: 357 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
54%
State avg: 86%
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37 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
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3 0
2 2
1 5
Neighborhood
1286 Hyde Park Avenue
Boston, MA 02136
Sharon Liszanckie - Principal
(617) 333-6689
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Last modified: October 3, 2018
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