Boston K-8 School

  • Boston K-8 School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 17% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Boston K-8 School's student population of 415 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students415 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boston K-8 School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boston K-8 School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1512 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
69%
34%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
1%
53%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Joint No. 28 of the counties of Adams and A School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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