At A Glance

Our students typically join New Bedford Star Kids Scholarship Program between Kindergarten and Grade Four. For the 2020/21 school year, there are 118 students enrolled in our program.

100 % of our students have a parent with a history of incarceration and/or substance abuse

60% of our students live in a single parent household

14% of our students are being raised by their biological parent(s)

21% of our students are living with a grandparent or extended family members

83 students attend independent or parochial schools; 32 attend public schools; 3 are homeschooled

12 cities/towns in Southeastern Massachuetts where are students live

Since the inception of the New Bedford Star Kids Scholarship Program, 51 students have graduated from high school.

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