Western Boone Junior Senior High School

  • Western Boone Junior Senior High School serves 810 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Western Boone Junior Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Western Boone Junior Senior High School's student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Western Boone Junior Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Western Boone Junior Senior High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.50. 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#953 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
n/a
12%
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White
96%
69%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.080.50
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern Boone Co Com Sch Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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