School Details

Phoenix Charter Academy

59 Nichols St, Chelsea, MA 02150
(617) 889-3100
2

(out of 10)

Charter Grades 9-12 & ungraded 192 students 11 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

71%
71%
91%
57%
57%
80%
44%
44%
71%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Phoenix Charter Academy (District) average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

43%
43%
73%

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCASSTE)

In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (MCAS STE) to test students in high school in biology, chemistry, introductory physics and technology/engineering. The MCAS STE is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS STE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Phoenix Charter Academy (District) average
  • Massachusetts state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Phoenix Charter Academy is a charter high school in Chelsea. The principal of Phoenix Charter Academy is Megan Mehr, who can be contacted at banderson@phoenixcharteracademy.org. 192 students attend Phoenix Charter Academy and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 85% of the 192 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Phoenix Charter Academy is 11:1. Chelsea High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 61% %
Black, non-Hispanic 21% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% %
White, non-Hispanic 14% %
Multiracial 1% %
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 85% 0%

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