Benjamin Bosse High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
1.8
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 781 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Benjamin Bosse High School
1300 WASHINGTON AVE
EVANSVILLE, IN 47714

Phone: (812) 477-1661

District: Evansville Vanderburgh Sch Corp

Overview

At Benjamin Bosse High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Benjamin Bosse High School is 7 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 56 percent. Benjamin Bosse High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Evansville Vanderburgh Sch Corp.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 781
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 56%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 71%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 60%
Proficient in Algebra 64%
College Readiness Index 1.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 6,939
Proficient in English (district average) 59%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 53%
College Readiness (district average) 3.7

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