Student Body Profile

The founding student body of Alma del Mar Charter School is representative of the geographic, racial, and socioeconomic diversity of New Bedford.

Geographic Distribution of Alma del Mar families:

Alma del Mar New Bedford District Massachusetts
Special Education 24% 23% 17%
Low-Income 78% 76% 38%
English Language Learners 13% 6% 8%

Currently, 24% of scholars at Alma del Mar receive special education services. We serve children with autism, epilepsy, ADHD, specific learning disabilities, seizure disorders, dyslexia and dysgraphia. 13% of our scholars are English Language Learners. All learners are fully included in a general education classroom.

School Composition