Boswell High School

Boswell High School serves 2,113 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Boswell High School operates within the Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 2113 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,113 students
Boswell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Boswell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Boswell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Boswell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Boswell High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
32%
50%
Boswell High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
13%
Boswell High School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
31%
Boswell High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Boswell High School Sch Ethnicity Boswell High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.62 0.41
Boswell High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
23%
44%
Boswell High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Boswell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,155 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
4
Number of Students Managed 17,155 730
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 80%
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $154 MM $9 MM
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $212 MM $9 MM
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,066 $11,947
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,833 $12,666
Eagle Mt-saginaw Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Watson Learning Center (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alter Discipline Campus (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Pointe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort Worth Lake Pointe Elementary School
    5501 Park Dr
    Fort Worth , TX 76179
    (817)236-8801
    0.6  mi  |  618  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Worth Elkins Elementary School
    7250 Elkins School Rd
    Fort Worth , TX 76179
    (817)237-0805
    1  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fort Worth Alter Discipline Campus
    Alternative School
    5900 Hereford Dr
    Fort Worth , TX 76179
    (817)238-7925
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Fort Worth Watson Learning Center
    Alternative School
    5900 Hereford Dr
    Fort Worth , TX 76179
    (817)238-7925
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Worth Parkview Elementary School
    6225 Crystal Lk Dr
    Fort Worth , TX 76179
    (817)237-5121
    1.3  mi  |  626  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Fort Worth, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Fort Worth is Dallas Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.