Boynton Middle School

Boynton Middle School serves 540 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Boynton Middle School operates within the Ithaca City School District.

Overview

The student population of 540 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 540 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 12:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
8%
Hispanic
4%
24%
Black
13%
19%
White
72%
47%
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.46 0.36
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.
21%
41%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,273 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,590 is less than the state average of $21,692. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,482 is less than the state average of $21,514. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District Name Ithaca City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 5,273 1,015
District Total Revenue $101 MM $29 MM
District Spending $117 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,590 $21,692
District Spending / Student $21,482 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • IthacaIthaca Senior High School
    1401 North Cayuga St
    IthacaNY 14850
    (607)274-2145
    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1385 students                      
  • IthacaCayuga Heights Elementary School
    110 East Upland Rd
    IthacaNY 14850
    (607)257-8557
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 347 students                      
  • IthacaFall Creek Elementary School
    202 King St
    IthacaNY 14850
    (607)274-2214
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 250 students                      
  • IthacaBeverly J Martin Elementary School
    302 West Buffalo St
    IthacaNY 14850
    (607)274-2209
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 312 students                      
  • IthacaNew Roots Charter School
    Charter School
    116 North Cayuga St
    IthacaNY 14850
    (607)882-9220
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 192 students                      

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