Boaz High School

907 Brown St
Boaz, AL 35957
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Boaz High School serves 645 students in grades 9-12.
Boaz High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Boaz High School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Boaz High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Boaz High School is 0.48, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#747 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
29%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
66%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoaz City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Boaz High School is Sardis High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Boaz Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Boaz Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boaz Boaz Intermediate School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 367 students
    0.2 miles
    11 Newt Parker Drive
    Boaz, AL 35957
    (256) 593-9211
    0.2 4-5 367
  • Boaz Boaz Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 559 students
    0.3 miles
    140 Newt Parker Dr
    Boaz, AL 35957
    (256) 593-0799
    0.3 6-8 559
  • Boaz Corley Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 373 students
    0.6 miles
    505 Mount Vernon Rd
    Boaz, AL 35957
    (256) 593-3254
    0.6 2-3 373
  • Boaz Boaz Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 488 students
    0.8 miles
    362 Collier St
    Boaz, AL 35957
    (256) 593-3481
    0.8 PK-1 488
  • Boaz Carlisle Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
    2.4 miles
    8025 Us Highway 431
    Boaz, AL 35956
    (256) 593-4613
    2.4 K-5 325

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