Paul F Boston Middle School

  • Paul F Boston Middle School serves 666 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

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Paul F Boston Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Paul F Boston Middle School's student population of 666 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students666 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul F Boston Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul F Boston Middle School is 0.39, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank#882 out of 1,767 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
4%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
77%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paul F Boston Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.390.29
This chart display the diversity score of Paul F Boston Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul F Boston Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaPorte Community Corp School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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