Our students typically join New Bedford Star Kids Scholarship Program between Kindergarten and Grade Four. For the 2022/23 school year, there are 133 students enrolled in our program.
100% of our students have a parent with a history of incarceration and/or substance abuse
64% of our students live in a single parent household
63% have a parent with both a history of incarceration and substance abuse.
21% of our students are living with a grandparent or extended family members
88 students attend independent or parochial schools; 42 attend public schools; 2 are homeschooled
24 cities/towns in Southeastern Massachusetts where are students live