Boze

  • Boze serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Boze placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Boze's student population of 435 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Boze is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Boze is 0.76, which is more 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 (WA)
Overall Testing Rank#1724 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
36%
23%
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Black
18%
4%
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White
14%
55%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma First Creek Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 733 students
    0.7 miles
    1801 E. 56th Street
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    (253) 571-2700
    0.7 6-8 733
  • Tacoma Fawcett
    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
    0.8 miles
    126 E 60th St
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    (253) 571-4700
    0.8 K-5 440
  • Tacoma Sheridan
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    0.8 miles
    5317 E Mckinley Ave
    Tacoma, WA 98404
    (253) 571-5900
    0.8 PK-5 522
  • Tacoma Waller Road Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 371 students
    1.2 miles
    6312 Waller Rd E
    Tacoma, WA 98443
    (253) 841-8745
    1.2 K-6 371
  • Tacoma Harvard Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    1.3 miles
    1709 85th Street E
    Tacoma, WA 98445
    (253) 535-9890
    1.3 K-5 435

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