Boynton Beach Community High School

  • Boynton Beach Community High School serves 1,837 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Boynton Beach Community High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Boynton Beach Community High School's student population of 1,837 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boynton Beach Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boynton Beach Community High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
32%
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Black
66%
23%
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White
12%
39%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Boynton Beach Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.520.46
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Graduation Rate
85%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This school is the most unprofessional and unorganized school there is administration and other individuals that supposedly to be responsible overreact over the smallest things and don''t react properly to certain things that need the attention.
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The school is a great school I like it that the best school ever for me
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