Boynton Middle School

Boynton Middle School serves 536 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Boynton Middle School operates within the Ithaca City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 536 students
Boynton Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Boynton Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Boynton Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Boynton Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Boynton Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.45 0.36
Boynton Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
24%
42%
Boynton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Boynton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Ithaca City School District's student population of 5,337 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,381 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $25,489 is higher than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Ithaca City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 5,337 926
Ithaca City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $29 MM
Ithaca City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $137 MM $30 MM
Ithaca City   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $19,381 $23,859
Ithaca City   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $25,489 $24,841
Ithaca City   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Ithaca Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lehman Alternative Community School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cayuga Heights Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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    IthacaNY 14850
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    IthacaNY 14850
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    1.4 miles
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