New Boston High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
381
Best High School in Texas
#400
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District NEW BOSTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (903)628-6551
 Location 1 LION DR
NEW BOSTON, TX 75570
Charter School No

New Boston High School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 400th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The New Boston High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White67.7%258
Black18.1%69
Hispanic5.2%20
Asian Pacific1.8%7
Native American Indian0.5%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%1
Two or more races6.3%24

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 48.4%

40.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, NEW BOSTON H S students are largely middle income and rank 575th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman96
Sophomore108
Junior77
Senior100
Total381

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
75%
Rank in Texas
502nd
Rating
5 out of 10

Students at New Boston High School scored an average 75% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is slightly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 42.5% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 79%*85% to 89%*
Boys70% to 79%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Black60% to 79%*50% to 59%*
Hispanicsuppressed*50% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*50% or more*
White75% to 79%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites21% to 39%*40% to 59%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1147

The average SAT score for New Boston High School students in 2015 was 1147.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
59%
Rank in Texas
166th
Rating
8 out of 10

104 out of 177 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (59%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 18% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

NEW BOSTON H S has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate25%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate26%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate25%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students17.9%70
Boys25%50
Girls10.4%20
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%2
Boys0%0
Girls1%2

Location

New Boston High School
1 LION DR
NEW BOSTON, TX
75570
(903)628-6551

7 out of 10 1

District

NEW BOSTON ISD
NEW BOSTON, TX