William R Boone High School

1000 E Kaley St
Orlando, FL 32806
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,847 students in grades 9-12, William R Boone High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,847 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 96% (Top 10% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

William R Boone High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

William R Boone High School's student population of 2,847 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 136 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,847 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
136 teachers
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School Rankings

William R Boone High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of William R Boone High School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (FL)
#1957 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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39%
52%
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57%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William R Boone High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
68%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of William R Boone High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
40%
36%
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Black
10%
21%
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White
45%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
This chart display the diversity score of William R Boone High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
96%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is William R Boone High School's ranking?
William R Boone High School is ranked #1957 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of William R Boone High School?
The graduation rate of William R Boone High School is 96%, which is higher than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend William R Boone High School?
2,847 students attend William R Boone High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of William R Boone High School students are White, 40% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of William R Boone High School?
William R Boone High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does William R Boone High School offer ?
William R Boone High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is William R Boone High School part of?
William R Boone High School is part of Orange School District.
In what neighborhood is William R Boone High School located?
William R Boone High School is located in the Wadeview Park neighborhood of Orlando, FL. There are 1 other public schools located in Wadeview Park.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Presidents' Day/Teacher Non-Work Day Schools Closed/District Offices Open
February 17, 2025 (Monday)
Spring Break Schools Closed/District Offices Open
March 17, 2025 (Monday)
End of Fourth Marking Period/ Last Day of School
May 28, 2025 (Wednesday)

School Reviews

5   2/17/2011
this school is REALLY big, its gigantic! the faculty have to use golf carts just to get around! this is a great school (:
- Posted by Student/Alumni - jbhmf

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,847 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 96% (Top 10%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 57% (Top 50%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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