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Overview

School District NameBoston School District
School District Websitehttp://bostonpublicschools.org
School District Phone Number(617) 635-9050
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools118 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students52,664 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers4,169 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • Boston School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#343 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Boston  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Boston  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.700.59
# of American Indian Students140 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4,728 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
9%
7%
# of Hispanic Students22,057 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
20%
# of Black Students16,566 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
32%
9%
# of White Students7,501 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
14%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students82 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,587 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3,09830,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,00165,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,00068,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,84468,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,24670,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,23672,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,71272,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,10071,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,34070,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,31671,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,18876,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,55373,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,02471,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,00670,028
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $29,119 is higher than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $28,829 is higher than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$1,534 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Boston  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$1,518 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Boston  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$29,119$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Boston  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$28,829$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Boston  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Boston School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Boston Latin Math: 94% | Reading: 95%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    78 Ave Louis Pasteur
    Boston, MA 02115
    (617) 635-8895

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,453 students
  • O'bryant School Math/science Math: 91% | Reading: 87%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 10%
    55 Malcolm X Blvd
    Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
    (617) 635-9932

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,562 student
  • Boston Arts Academy Alternative School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    174 Ipswich Street
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 635-6470

    Grades: 9-12 | 469 students
  • Boston Community Leadership Academy Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    655 Metropolitan Ave
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 635-8937

    Grades: 9-12 | 474 students
  • Boston Latin Academy Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    205 Townsend Street
    Dorchester, MA 02121
    (617) 635-9957

    Grades: 7-12 | 1,781 student
  • Jeremiah E Burke High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    60 Washington Street
    Dorchester, MA 02121
    (617) 635-9837

    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
  • Fenway High School Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    67 Alleghany St
    Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
    (617) 635-9911

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Urban Science Academy Math: 55-59% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1205 V.f.w. Parkway
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8930

    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
  • Another Course To College Alternative School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    612 Metropolitan Av
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 635-8865

    Grades: 9-12 | 224 students
  • Snowden International School At Copley Math: 50-54% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    150 Newbury Street
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 635-9989

    Grades: 9-12 | 444 students
  • East Boston High School Math: 60% | Reading: 73%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    86 White Street
    East Boston, MA 02128
    (617) 635-9896

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,344 student
  • West Roxbury Academy Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1205 V.f.w. Parkway
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8935

    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
  • Joseph P Manning Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    130 Louders Lane
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
    (617) 635-8102

    Grades: PK-5 | 152 students
  • Eliot Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    16 Charter Street
    Boston, MA 02113
    (617) 635-8545

    Grades: PK-8 | 635 students
  • Boston International High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    100 Maxwell St
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 635-9373

    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
  • Excel High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    95 G. Street, South Boston Edu
    South Boston, MA 02127
    (617) 635-9870

    Grades: 9-12 | 491 students
  • Margarita Muniz Academy Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    20 Child Street
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
    (617) 470-6907

    Grades: 9-12 | 298 students
  • New Mission High School Alternative School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    655 Metropolitan Ave
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 635-6437

    Grades: 7-12 | 392 students
  • Brighton High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    25 Warren Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
    (617) 635-9873

    Grades: 9-12 | 682 students
  • The English High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    144 Mcbride Street
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
    (617) 635-8979

    Grades: 9-12 | 539 students
  • Manassah E Bradley Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    110 Beachview Road
    East Boston, MA 02128
    (617) 635-8422

    Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
  • Lyon Upper 9-12 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    95 Beechcroft Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
    (617) 635-8351

    Grades: 9-12 | 124 students
  • Joseph J Hurley Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    70 Worcester Street
    Boston, MA 02118
    (617) 635-8489

    Grades: PK-8 | 360 students
  • Nathan Hale Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    51 Cedar Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 635-8205

    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
  • Warren-prescott Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    50 School Street
    Charlestown, MA 02129
    (617) 635-8346

    Grades: PK-8 | 602 students
  • Charlestown High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    240 Medford Street
    Charlestown, MA 02129
    (617) 635-9914

    Grades: 9-12 | 920 students
  • Josiah Quincy Math: 54% | Reading: 48%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    885 Washington Street
    Boston, MA 02111
    (617) 635-8497

    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
  • Ellis Mendell Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    164 School Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 635-8234

    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
  • Joyce Kilmer Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    35 Baker Street
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8060

    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
  • Lyon K-8 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    50 Beechcroft Street
    Brighton, MA 02135
    (617) 635-7945

    Grades: K-8 | 131 students
  • Community Academy Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    25 Glen Road
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
    (617) 635-8950

    Grades: 9-12 | 79 students
  • Greater Egleston Community High School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3134 Washington Street
    Roxbury, MA 02119
    (617) 635-6429

    Grades: 10-12 | 105 students
  • Beethoven Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5125 Washington Street
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617) 635-8149

    Grades: PK-3 | 324 students
  • Madison Park High School Vocational School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    75 Malcolm X Blvd
    Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
    (617) 635-8970

    Grades: 9-12 | 859 students
  • Richard J Murphy Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1 Worrell Street
    Dorchester, MA 02122
    (617) 635-8781

    Grades: PK-8 | 941 students
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