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Boulder High School
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  • Public
  • BOULDER, CO

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade B
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Boulder High School is a highly rated, public school located in BOULDER, CO. It has 2,139 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 20 to 1. According to state test scores, 64% of students are at least proficient in math and 81% in reading.

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Boulder High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
81%
Percent Proficient - Math
64%
Average Graduation Rate
94%
Average SAT
1290
516 responses
Average ACT
29
246 responses
AP Enrollment
39%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$80,243
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,853
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$919,700
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
97%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 32 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 32 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 99 responses
  • The paper drop at the end of AP testing
    25%
  • Cap toss at Graduation
    11%
  • Senior BBQ
    11%
  • Senior pranks
    11%
  • Sport Events
    10%
  • School plays
    8%
  • Band and Orchestra concerts.
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,139
Free or Reduced Lunch
25%
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 34 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 34 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 34 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$78,760
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.9%
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 40 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 40 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 40 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$17,732 / year
National
$12,239
84%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 56 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 56 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 56 responses

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