Total Number of Schools

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Data Available: 1999-00 through 2012-13

NAPCS counts public charter schools in the total number of schools if the school shows enrollment in the official fall member count data file for that academic year or if the state department of education has not indicated that the school closed.

2008-2009 Massachusetts

Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 61
% of Charter Schools to All Public Schools 3.3%
Average Number of Years Open
Average Number of Years Open 9.3
Number of Years Open
Open 1-3 Years 6 9.8%
Open 4-6 Years 12 19.7%
Open 7-9 Years 8 13.1%
Open 10+ Years 35 57.4%
Growth
Number of New Charter Schools in Fall of Academic Year 1
Number of Charter Schools That Closed During Academic Year 1
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 20 32.8%
Middle Schools 10 16.4%
High Schools 7 11.5%
Middle/High Schools 17 27.9%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 7 11.5%
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 30 49.2%
Suburbs 21 34.4%
Town 1 1.6%
Rural 9 14.8%
Management Organization
Freestanding 58 95.1%
EMO 2 3.3%
CMO 1 1.6%
Extended Learning Time
Extended Learning Time 42 68.9%
No Extended Learning Time 19 31.1%
 

Non-Charter Schools

Metrics # %
Schools
Number of Schools 1,785
Schools by Grade Levels
Elementary Schools 1,112 62.3%
Middle Schools 332 18.6%
High Schools 285 16.0%
Middle/High Schools 48 2.7%
Elementary/Middle/High Schools 8 0.4%
Schools by Geographic Locale
City 379 21.2%
Suburbs 1,126 63.1%
Town 57 3.2%
Rural 223 12.5%
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