Boynton High School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Boynton High School serves 208 students in grades 9-12.
Boynton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Boynton High School's student population of 208 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Boynton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Boynton High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9402 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
23%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCampbell Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Boynton High School is Middle College High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Discovery Charter (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynhaven Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose Lynhaven Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
    0.4 miles
    881 S. Cypress Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95117
    (408) 566-0368
    0.4 K-5 591
  • San Jose Leroy Anderson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    0.6 miles
    4000 Rhoda Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95117
    (408) 874-3100
    0.6 K-5 410
  • San Jose Discovery Charter Charter School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 567 students
    0.8 miles
    4021 Teale Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95117
    (408) 243-9800
    0.8 K-8 567
  • San Jose Discovery Charter Ii Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 550 students
    0.8 miles
    762 Sunset Glen Dr.
    San Jose, CA 95123
    (408) 243-9800
    0.8 K-8 550
  • San Jose George C. Payne Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 609 students
    1.0 miles
    3750 Gleason Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95130
    (408) 874-3700
    1 K-5 609

School Reviews

5  
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.
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