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Cohort 2, which launched in Spring 2021, is a partnership with a network of schools within Boston Public Schools, located in East Boston, Charlestown, and the North End.

Download/view larger image -- A map of Massachusetts, focused on East Boston, with each of the Kaleidoscope Cohort One schools indicated. The schools are, from West to East: Warren-Prescott K-8 School, Harvard-Kent Elementary School, Charlestown High School, Eliot K-8 Innovation School, Alighieri Dante Montessori School, Mario Umana Dual Language Academy, O'Donnell Elementary School, Adams Elementary School, McKay K-8 School, Otis Elementary School, East Boston High School, PJ Kennedy Elementary School, East Boston Early Childhood Center, Bradley Elementary School, Guild Elementary School. The map is accompanied by data about the 7,122 students and the 15 schools themselves in this cohort. Of the schools: 15 are designated as Title I; 1 is an early education center, 8 are K-6 schools, 4 are K-8 schools, and 2 are high schools. Of the students, 44.8% are English Language Learners (higher than MA average of 18.1%), 7.0% are African American (lower than MA average of 10.5%), 18.5% are Students with Disabilities (lower than MA average of 18.6%), 63.8% are Hispanic (higher than MA average of 20%), and 60.1% are Economically Disadvantaged (higher than MA average of 9%).

Cohort 1, which launched in March 2020, is a diverse collection of innovative schools, selected by application from across the state.

Download/view larger image -- A map of Massachusetts, with each of the Kaleidoscope Cohort One schools indicated. The schools are, from West to East: W.E.B.DuBois Middle School (Great Barrington), Chestnut Accelerated TAG and Mary M Walsh (Springfield), South Street School (Fitchburg), Nipmuc Regional High School (Upton), North Attleborough Middle School and Amvet Boulevard (North Attleborough), Lincoln School (Lincoln), High Plains Elementary and Andover High School (Andover), UP Academy Leonard and ENLACE Academy of Lawrence High School (Lawrence), Eliot K-8 Innovation School and Tech Boston Academy and Academy of the Pacific Rim (Boston), Randolph Community Middle School (Randolph), Abraham Lincoln School and Rumney Marsh Academy (Revere), Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical High School (Danvers), Chatham Elementary School (Chatham), Orleans Elementary School (Orleans). The map is accompanied by data about the 13,984 students and the 21 schools themselves in this cohort. Of the schools: 14 are designated as Title I; 9 are Elementary Schools, 5 are Middle Schools, and 7 are High Schools; and 8 are urban, 9 are suburban, and 4 are rural. Of the students, 10.9% are English Language Learners (lower than MA average of 18.1%), 13.4% are African American (higher than MA average of 10.5%), 18.9% are Students with Disabilities (lower than MA average of 31.2%), 26.2% are Hispanic (higher than MA average of 20%), and 33.4% are Economically Disadvantaged (higher than MA average of 9%).

Last Updated: May 4, 2021

 
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