Boaz High School

  • Boaz High School serves 655 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Boaz High School's student population of 655 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students655 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boaz High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boaz High School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#935 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
26%
7%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
70%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Boaz High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.450.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoaz City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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