Charlestown High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
10.6
Math Proficiency
2.5
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 942 Students
  • 71 Teachers

Charlestown High School
240 MEDFORD ST
CHARLESTOWN, MA 02129

Phone: (617) 635-9914

District: Boston Public Schools

Overview

At Charlestown High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Charlestown High School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. Charlestown High School is 1 of 32 high schools in the Boston Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 942
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 71

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 55%
Proficient in Math 49%
College Readiness Index 10.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 32
Total Students 19,091
Proficient in English (district average) 64%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 35.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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