Benjamin Bosse High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1300 Washington Ave
Evansville, IN 47714
Phone
(812) 477-1661
District
EVANSVILLE VANDERBURGH SCHOOL CORP
County
VANDERBURGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
714
Classroom Teachers
89

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

3

(10 is best)

Better than 20.9% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Benjamin Bosse High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 46
Proficiency in Reading 42 57
Proficiency in Math 26 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.19
AVG FOR STATE 17.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 187 26.2%
Grade 10 172 24.1%
Grade 11 211 29.6%
Grade 12 144 20.2%
Total 714 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.7% 77.2% 71.8%
Black 41.0% 15.3% 13.2%
Hispanic 6.4% 5.0% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 1.6% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.8% 0.9% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.8% 56.2% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.9% 47.2% 39.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 9.0% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 181,831 6,666,818
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 771.2 184
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 20.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.7% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 74,923 2,537,189
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.2% 25.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.4% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.4% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 19.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.4% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 14.2% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,768 $131,504,632 43.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $682 $15,548,918 5.2%
Staff $384 $8,754,816 2.9%
General Administration $77 $1,755,523 0.6%
School Administration $502 $11,445,098 3.8%
Operation $2,471 $56,336,329 18.8%
Transportation $691 $15,754,109 5.3%
Other $376 $8,572,424 2.9%
Total Support $5,184 $118,190,016 39.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,193 $49,998,207 16.7%
Total Expenditures $13,145 $299,692,855 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,571 $5,832,778,994 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $462 $483,356,437 4.1%
Staff $376 $393,989,155 3.3%
General Administration $200 $209,226,232 1.8%
School Administration $612 $640,322,023 5.4%
Operation $1,096 $1,148,061,426 9.7%
Transportation $581 $608,366,070 5.1%
Other $252 $264,101,690 2.2%
Total Support $3,579 $3,747,256,048 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,169 $2,271,124,578 19.2%
Total Expenditures $11,319 $11,851,201,696 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%