Boswell Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
414 W Main St
Boswell, IN 47921
Phone
(765) 869-5523
District
BENTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP
County
BENTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
164
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.8% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Boswell Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 18 52
Proficiency in Reading 15 46
Proficiency in Math 21 59

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 50
Proficiency in Reading 22 46
Proficiency in Math 22 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 48
Proficiency in Reading 21 47
Proficiency in Math 26 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 47
Proficiency in Reading 22 47
Proficiency in Math 33 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.12
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.98
AVG FOR STATE 17.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 20 12.2%
Kindergarten 20 12.2%
Grade 1 18 11.0%
Grade 2 24 14.6%
Grade 3 20 12.2%
Grade 4 24 14.6%
Grade 5 19 11.6%
Grade 6 19 11.6%
Total 164 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.8% 89.5% 70.5%
Black 0.6% 1.0% 13.5%
Hispanic 28.9% 9.1% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.3% 47.2% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.4% 36.8% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 10.5% 7.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,993 6,691,878
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 23.4 185
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 20.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 26.0%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,292 2,553,818
Single Parent Households With Children 10.5% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.2% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 25.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.9% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 13.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.3% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.7% 15.5%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 10.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,049 $11,317,679 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $429 $802,659 3.5%
Staff $156 $291,876 1.3%
General Administration $129 $241,359 1.1%
School Administration $775 $1,450,025 6.4%
Operation $1,526 $2,855,146 12.5%
Transportation $864 $1,616,544 7.1%
Other $387 $724,077 3.2%
Total Support $4,267 $7,983,557 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,849 $3,459,479 15.2%
Total Expenditures $12,165 $22,760,715 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%