Boston K-8 School



Boston K-8 School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Boston K-8 School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 70
2 51
3 60
4 61
5 49
6 53
7 41
8 38
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Boston K-8 School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Boston K-8 School is the 384th largest public school in Colorado and the 22,543rd largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,543rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 384th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 396th out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 287th out of 1,072

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Boston K-8 School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 246
(50%)
15,528
(52%)
 Female 243
(50%)
14,467
(48%)

Boston K-8 School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 321
(66%)
16,246
(54%)
 Asian 71
(15%)
1,203
(4%)
 Black 67
(14%)
5,187
(17%)
 White 16
(3%)
5,786
(19%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
1,237
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
220
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
116
(0%)

Boston K-8 School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 410
(84%)
18,637
(62%)
 Not Eligible 68
(14%)
9,028
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(2%)
2,330
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Boston K-8 School is ranked 107th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Boston K-8 School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Boston K-8 School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 178
2006 160
2007 163
2008 321
2009 375
2010 447
2011 504
2012 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 12.1
2007 14.3
2008 19
2009 17.9
2010 19.4
2011 19.7
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85393258426966
2006 0.91875
2007 0.93251533742331
2008 0.94080996884735
2009 0.896
2010 0.91275167785235
2011 0.76587301587302
2012 0.86094069529652

Compare Boston K-8 School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.1%
 

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Boston K-8 School
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Public PK - 08 489 16.2:1  
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Public 06 - 08 436 14.1:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 521 10.6:1 1 miles
Cedar Wood Christian Academy
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Private KG - 12 53 7:1 2 miles
Stanley British Primary School
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Private KG - 08 428 10:1 2 miles
Primrose School at Stapleton
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Private PK - KG 73 12:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 208 9:1 2 miles
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