At A Glance

Our students typically join New Bedford Star Kids Scholarship Program between Kindergarten and Grade Four. For the 2021/22 school year, there are 124 students enrolled in our program.

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

62% of our students live in a single parent household

18% of our students are living in a two parent household

20% of our students are living with a grandparent or extended family members

77 students attend independent or parochial schools; 45 attend public schools; 2 are homeschooled

16 cities/towns in Southeastern Massachuetts where are students live

Since the inception of the New Bedford Star Kids Scholarship Program, 62 students have graduated from high school.

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