Boynton Beach Community High School

  • Boynton Beach Community High School serves 1,691 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Boynton Beach Community High School's student population of 1,691 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boynton Beach Community High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boynton Beach Community High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3490 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
20%
33%
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Black
68%
22%
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White
10%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.70
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Graduation Rate
86%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalm Beach School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  3.33 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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The school certainly has some issues; however, it has the best teachers ever. Competent teachers who deeply care about their students and who want their students to succeed not only in school but also in life.
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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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