School Details

Boynton Middle School

1601 N Cayuga St, Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-2241
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 573 students 12 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

48%
49%
30%
43%
45%
31%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Ithaca City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
48%
31%
49%
40%
28%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Ithaca City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
54%
34%
50%
40%
27%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Ithaca City School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Boynton Middle School is a public middle school in Ithaca. The principal of Boynton Middle School is MS. ADITYA DHAVA and can be contacted at jtrumble@icsd.k12.ny.us. 573 children attend Boynton Middle School and identify primarily as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 0% of the Boynton Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 28% of the 573 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Boynton Middle School is 12:1. Lehman Alternative Community School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 13%
Asian 8% %
White, non-Hispanic 72% 69%
Hispanic 4% 5%
Multiracial 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 12%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 28% 29%
Limited English proficiency 0% 5%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 years ago)

    It's a neat place the faculty are all interesting characters and there are lots of oppurtunities for anyone to do anything.

  • (10 years ago)

    I recently graduated from Boynton and had an over whelmingly positive experience there. I found support and encouragement in all exrta curricular activities I attended of which there were many. The teachers were helpful and I found many oppurtunities to excel in acedemics. Thank you Boynton for preparing me so well for High School!

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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