Urban Science Academy

School Overview


1205 Veterans Of Foreign Wars Pkwy

West Roxbury, MA 02132

(617) 635-8930

School Website

View map


Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 625

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Urban Science Academy

there is no student government (class presidents and all that) and the principal herself hand picks the prom king and queen. If she likes a student then they have a chance. If she does not, dont plan on feeling extra special on prom night.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/13

Disorganized and dysfunctional. Nobody communicates with anyone. My son is in special education and they couldn't be bothered to read the IEP. They just took a wild guess, and were unsurprisingly completely wrong.

Posted by a parent on 09/18/13

As a current senior of Urban Science Academy, I can honestly state that I find USA to be a fine institution. Just like any other school, it has its flaws which include the horrible lunch that is offered to students on a daily basis, however, generally it is a great school. Some of its qualities encompass ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/16/08

My daughter has attended suburban schools all of her and has always hated it. She now attends USA and she Loves it. My daughter doesn't have to go to a Urban City High School she choises too. My daughter has had her share of new kid on the block troubles but she made a decision to work through it. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/11/06

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at www.greatschools.net

School Profile for Urban Science Academy

Test scores
Test scores for Urban Science Academy

MCAS* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2011
Urban Science Academy
Boston Public Schools
* In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Homes for sale near Urban Science Academy

11 Acacia Rd 11 Acacia Rd
3 br  1 ba
772 Lagrange St 772 Lagrang...
4 br  2 ba
86 Riverside Dr 86 Riversid...
4 br  2 ½ ba
13 Massachusetts Ave 13 Massachu...
4 br  2 ba
32 Hillcrest St 32 Hillcres...
3 br  1 ½ ba
611 Lagrange St 611 Lagrang...
3 br  1 ½ ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
West Roxbury schools — Urban Science Academy is located at 1205 Veterans Of Foreign Wars Pkwy, West Roxbury MA 02132. 1205 Veterans Of Foreign Wars Pkwy is in the 02132 ZIP code in West Roxbury, MA The school district for Urban Science Academy is the Boston Public Schools. Urban Science Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
School information provided by GreatSchools. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer