Boynton High School

901 Boynton Ave.
San Jose, CA 95117
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Bottom 50%
Serving 187 students in grades 9-12, Boynton High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Boynton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Boynton High School's student population of 187 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
187 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Boynton High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Boynton High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#9426 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boynton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boynton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Boynton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Boynton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
17%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Boynton High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Boynton High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Boynton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Boynton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Boynton High School's ranking?
Boynton High School is ranked #9426 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Boynton High School?
The graduation rate of Boynton High School is 70-74%, which is lower than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Boynton High School?
187 students attend Boynton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Boynton High School students are Hispanic, 17% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Boynton High School?
Boynton High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Boynton High School offer ?
Boynton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Boynton High School part of?
Boynton High School is part of Campbell Union High School District.
In what neighborhood is Boynton High School located?
Boynton High School is located in the West Valley neighborhood of San Jose, CA. There are 12 other public schools located in West Valley.

School Reviews

5   2/11/2020
My grandson, whom was gifted was able to attend here his senior year and able to excel in all subjects after being bullied excessively in mainstream high school. His young life was cut short Dec. 20,2019. He was happy and thriving at Boynton. I want to thank the staff there.
- Posted by Parent - Grandma

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • : 70-74% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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