Students

Gardner Pilot Academy serves a diverse population of nearly 370 students in pre-school (K1) through grade 8.

Among all GPA students:

  • More than 70% live in the Allston-Brighton community.
  • 85% are eligible for free or reduced price lunch.
  • 67% speak a first language other than English.
  • 55% are English Language Learners.
  • 17% receive special education services.

Students by race/ethnicity:

  • 65% Hispanic
  • 13% African-American
  • 11% White
  • 7% Asian
  • 4% Mixed/Other

Watch this student-produced video to hear GPA students describe in their own words why they love their school: