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2014 Accountability Data - Boston


About the Data

District Information
District:Boston (00350000)
Region:Commissioner's Districts
Title I Status:Yes
Accountability Information
Accountability and Assistance Level

Level 4

One or more schools in the district classified into Level 4
This district’s determination of need for special education technical assistance or intervention
Needs Intervention (NI)
This district’s progress toward narrowing proficiency gaps (Cumulative Progress and Performance Index: 1-100)
Student Group
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On Target = 75 or higher - Red Marker
Less progressMore progress
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All studentsPPI = 48, Target = 75PPI = 48, Target = 75PPI = 48, Target = 75 48Did Not Meet Target
High needsPPI = 51, Target = 75PPI = 51, Target = 75PPI = 51, Target = 75 51Did Not Meet Target
Low incomePPI = 49, Target = 75PPI = 49, Target = 75PPI = 49, Target = 75 49Did Not Meet Target
ELL and Former ELLPPI = 58, Target = 75PPI = 58, Target = 75PPI = 58, Target = 75 58Did Not Meet Target
Students w/disabilitiesPPI = 54, Target = 75PPI = 54, Target = 75PPI = 54, Target = 75 54Did Not Meet Target
Amer. Ind. or Alaska Nat.PPI = 67, Target = 75PPI = 67, Target = 75PPI = 67, Target = 75 67Did Not Meet Target
AsianPPI = 79, Target = 75PPI = 79, Target = 75PPI = 79, Target = 75 79Met Target
Afr. Amer./BlackPPI = 49, Target = 75PPI = 49, Target = 75PPI = 49, Target = 75 49Did Not Meet Target
Hispanic/LatinoPPI = 51, Target = 75PPI = 51, Target = 75PPI = 51, Target = 75 51Did Not Meet Target
Multi-race, Non-Hisp./Lat.PPI = 60, Target = 75PPI = 60, Target = 75PPI = 60, Target = 75 60Did Not Meet Target
Nat. Haw. or Pacif. Isl. -
WhitePPI = 68, Target = 75PPI = 68, Target = 75PPI = 68, Target = 75 68Did Not Meet Target

School Accountability Information
School School Type Title I Status Accountability and Assistance Level
Dr. Catherine Ellison-Rosa Parks Early Ed SchoolElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
East Boston Early Childhood CenterElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Charles SumnerElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Charles H TaylorElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Curtis GuildElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
David A EllisElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Dennis C HaleyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Edward EverettElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Elihu Greenwood Leadership AcademyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
Ellis MendellElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
George H ConleyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Henry GrewElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
O W HolmesElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Hugh Roe O'DonnellElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
James Condon ElementaryElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
James W HenniganElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
James J ChittickElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
James OtisElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
John F KennedyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
John P HollandElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 5
John D PhilbrickElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
John WinthropElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
Joseph P TynanElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Joseph P ManningElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Harvard-KentElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Manassah E BradleyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
MattahuntElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
MatherElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Michael J PerkinsElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
MozartElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Nathan HaleElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Patrick J KennedyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Dr. William HendersonElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Paul A DeverElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 5
Phineas BatesElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Josiah QuincyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Roger ClapElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Samuel AdamsElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Samuel W MasonElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Thomas J KennyElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
William Ellery ChanningElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
William E RussellElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
William Monroe TrotterElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Winship ElementaryElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
BlackstoneElementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Lyon K-8Elementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Boston Teachers Union SchoolElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Jackson MannElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Curley K-8 SchoolElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Donald MckayElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Eliot ElementaryElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Franklin D RooseveltElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Joseph J HurleyElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Joseph LeeElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Joyce KilmerElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Maurice J TobinElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Richard J MurphyElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Oliver Hazard PerryElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Orchard GardensElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
William H OhrenbergerElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
LyndonElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Sarah GreenwoodElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Gardner Pilot AcademyElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Warren-PrescottElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Edison K-8Elementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
King K-8Elementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Higginson/Lewis K-8Elementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Mildred Avenue K-8Elementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Young AchieversElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Mission Hill SchoolElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Mario Umana AcademyElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Rafael HernandezElementary-Middle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
DearbornMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4 - Under Review
John W McCormackMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Lilla G. Frederick Middle SchoolMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Boston Middle School AcademyMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Clarence R Edwards MiddleMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Washington Irving MiddleMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Wm B Rogers MiddleMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
James P Timilty MiddleMiddle SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Brighton HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Boston International High SchoolHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Charlestown HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Community AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Excel High SchoolHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Jeremiah E Burke HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3*
East Boston HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
The English HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
Madison Park HighHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Fenway High SchoolHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Another Course To CollegeHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
New Mission High SchoolHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 1
Greater Egleston Community High SchoolHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Boston Arts AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Boston Adult AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Margarita Muniz AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Boston Community Leadership AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 2
Urban Science AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Community Academy of Science and HealthHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Dorchester AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 4
Lyon Upper 9-12High SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
West Roxbury AcademyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Snowden International School at CopleyHigh SchoolTitle I School (SW)Level 3
Lee AcademyEarly Elementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Baldwin Early Learning CenterEarly Elementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
ELC - West ZoneEarly Elementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Haynes Early Education CenterEarly Elementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
HigginsonEarly Elementary SchoolNon-Title I School (NT)Insufficient data
BeethovenEarly Elementary SchoolTitle I School (SW)Insufficient data
Carter Developmental CenterMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Insufficient data
William McKinleyMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 3
Harbor SchoolMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 3
Boston Latin AcademyMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 1
Boston LatinMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 1
Quincy Upper SchoolMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 3
O'Bryant School Math/ScienceMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 2
TechBoston AcademyMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Insufficient data
Horace Mann School for the DeafMiddle-High School or K-12Title I School (SW)Level 2

About this Report

Accountability and Assistance Levels: All Massachusetts schools and districts with sufficient data are classified into one of five accountability and assistance levels (1-5), with the highest performing in Level 1 and lowest performing in Level 5. In general, a district is classified into the level of its lowest performing school, unless the district was independently classified into Level 4 or 5 as a result of action by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Determination of need for special education technical assistance or intervention: The U.S. Department of Education requires Massachusetts to determine which districts (including single school districts) have specific needs for technical assistance or intervention in the area of special education. A district’s determination is based on five categories: Meets Requirements (MR); Meets Requirements-At Risk (MRAR); Needs Technical Assistance (NTA); Needs Intervention (NI); and Needs Substantial Intervention (NSI). In most cases these categories correspond to the district's accountability and assistance level, except when the district has specific compliance needs. This designation helps signal whether outcomes for all students in the district indicate progress, including that of students with disabilities, or whether technical assistance and/or intervention is needed to improve outcomes for all children, especially students with disabilities. Upon classification of a district into Level 3, two additional focus areas for special education will be reviewed at the district level and may require action: (A) over-identification of low-income students as eligible for special education and (B) inordinate separation of students with disabilities across low income and/or racial groups.

School Percentiles: A school percentile between 1 and 99 is reported for schools with at least four years of data. This number is an indication of the school's overall performance relative to other schools that serve the same or similar grades.

Cumulative Progress and Performance Index (PPI): The cumulative PPI combines information about narrowing proficiency gaps, growth, and graduation and dropout rates over four years into a single number between 0 and 100. For a group to be considered to be making progress toward narrowing proficiency gaps, its cumulative PPI must be 75 or higher.


Resources
Interpretive Materials
Glossary of 2014 Accountability Terms