Paul F Boston Middle School

  • Paul F Boston Middle School serves 693 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Paul F Boston Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Paul F Boston Middle School's student population of 693 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students693 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul F Boston Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul F Boston Middle School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#508 out of 1762 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
4%
12%
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White
77%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.370.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaporte Community School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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