Boston School

  • Boston School serves 332 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

School Overview

  • Boston School's student population of 332 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boston School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boston School is 0.12, which is less 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 (KY)
Overall School Rank#238 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
94%
77%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Boston School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.120.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Boston School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNelson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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