Blackstone Innovation School

BPS/DistrictK0-5th
380 Shawmut Avenue, South End
School Tier:
Tier 4

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State Level: Focused/Targeted Support

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Quick Facts

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Enrollment 575 Students
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Student/Teacher 12:1
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Uniform Yes
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Gender Coed
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Start/End Time 8:30am-3:00pm
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Before School 7:15am-8:15am
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Phone Number 617-635-8471
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Email Address Contact School
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Enrollment

Enrollment in this Boston Public School (BPS) is determined by lottery based on your home address. Click Register Now to check availability.
Priority Registration Deadline for K0, K1, 6th, 7th, and 9th grades
January 31, 2020
Priority Registration Deadline for K2 and other grades
April 3, 2020
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School Overview

At the Blackstone Innovation School, we empower each other to learn, grow, succeed and become our best selves. Working together, we foster the core values that lie within us; respect, unity, and excellence.

Highlights

  • NAEYC Accredited Early Childhood Education programs for students aged 3-5.
  • Physical education, art, social studies, music and technology.
  • State-of-the-art school-based health clinic: Dr. Gerald Hass Center-South End Community Health Center.
  • Swimming, physical education, music, art, dance, science, and social studies
  • Quarterly family nights with various themes: Literacy night, multicultural dinner, wellness night, STEAM night.
  • Counseling, dental care, flu shots and primary care visits for students and families through the on-site South End Community Health Center.
  • Home Visits to build relationships with families and students.
  • English as a Second Language and classes for our parents to stay involved.

Before School Program

7:15-8:15; $5 per day.

After School Program

Imajine That; IBA; City Year Starfish Program. 

Uniform Description

White or light blue, short or long sleeve, collared shirts; navy blue or khaki bottoms; sneakers or shoes.

Pathway

Guaranteed assignment to grade 6 at the Timilty Middle School.

Support Options

School Data

The performance data below is for the Next Generation MCAS results. For more data on schools, please visit the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) website.

For schools with multiple campuses, the data below is that data for all schools in that network, not just the single school. 

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Student Performance
Teacher Retention Rate
School
65.3%
District
79%
State
85%
551
Total Enrollment
Student Diversity
Teacher Diversity
85.00
FTE Count

Enrollment

Enrollment in this Boston Public School (BPS) is determined by lottery based on your home address. Click Register Now to check availability.
Priority Registration Deadline for K0, K1, 6th, 7th, and 9th grades
January 31, 2020
Priority Registration Deadline for K2 and other grades
April 3, 2020
Register Now

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