Boston Preparatory CharterPublic School (Boston Prep) is a free, public school, offering a rigorouscurriculum to approximately 415 students from the most underservedneighborhoods of Boston. We operate asan integrated middle school, high school, and alumni support model. At the root of our programming is a beliefthat all students can succeed in college.
Mission: Boston Preparatory Charter Public Schoolprepares students to succeed in a four-year college and embody, in thought andaction, lifelong ethical growth. Anenvironment structured around scholarship and personal growth cultivatesstudents' virtues of courage, compassion, integrity, perseverance, and respect.
To achieve our ambitiousgoals, our approach includes six essentials that we believe leads to oursuccess: we hold high expectation for students, we foster ethical growth, wehave an invested, passionate student culture, we have an exceptional adultteam, we offer a range of supports, and we ensure college persistence. Currently, 85% of our graduates arepersisting in college, 100% of our students have been accepted to four-yearcolleges, and 99% of our alumni have matriculated to college the semester aftergraduating from Boston Prep.
We believe that exceptionalstudent gains are the direct result of excellent teaching and programming andacknowledge the importance of students’ college readiness skills in achievingour mission. We are a mission-drivengroup of adults committed to refining and improving our practice such that ourstudents can chart the life course they aspire to.