Boston Latin School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#56
College Readiness Index
86.6
Math Proficiency
3.9
English Proficiency
3.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 2,352 Students
  • 121 Teachers

Boston Latin School
78 AVE LOUIS PASTEUR
BOSTON, MA 02115

Phone: (617) 635-8895

District: Boston Public Schools

Overview

Boston Latin School is ranked 1st within Massachusetts. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Boston Latin School is 97 percent. The student body makeup is 45 percent male and 55 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 52 percent. Boston Latin School is 1 of 27 high schools in the Boston Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#56
State Rank
#1

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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 2,352
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 52%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 29%
Full-Time Teachers 121

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 86.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 27
Total Students 19,088
Proficient in English (district average) 69%
Proficient in Math (district average) 59%
College Readiness (district average) 23.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Boston Latin School is 1 of 27 schools in the Boston Public Schools.

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