Boston Adult Academy is located in Roxbury, MA and is one of 37 high schools in Boston School District. It is a alt. school that serves 279 students in grades 9-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Boston Adult Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Boston Adult Academy had 49% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Massachusetts had 34% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Boston spends $19,046 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 55% on instruction, 41% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Boston District
In 2011, Boston Adult Academy had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Massachusetts average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.