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Boston Latin School is a public school in Boston, MA. It has 2,384 students in grades 7-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 225 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: They try their best to help their students succeed.

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On Health & Safety: There's patrol by the police in the hallways.

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On Overall Experience: It's one of the best high schools in Boston! (#1)

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On Sports & Fitness: schools not big on sports. facilities are awful and small. students keep the faith tho

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On Educational Outcomes: School does a good job of preparing you for hard work because in life you wont get anywhere without a foundation of learning to work hard for what you want.at boston latin, the students learn how to dedicate their time to classwork and homework in order to reap the benefits and now in college we are all doing some respectful work

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Boston Latin School is a public school in Boston, MA. It has 2,384 students in grades 7-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 225 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

99%

Test Performance

99
Boston Latin School performed better than 99% of other schools on Massachusetts math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1920

Based on 194 students surveyed
Math
640
Verbal
640
Writing
640

ACT:
25

Based on 14 students surveyed
Math
25
English
26
Reading
25
Science
24
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 31% Educational Oppurtuntiy
  • 25% The opportunities
  • 25% Prestige
  • 19% College Connections

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 33% The high amount of work
  • 28% Tradition
  • 28% Everyone is stressed.
  • 11% The fact nobody cares

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% Stressful but rewarding
  • 33% Stressful
  • 11% Oppurtunity to better your life

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 62% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 10% No

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 60% Be prepared to work hard.
  • 40% Don't count on sleeping.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 10 responses

  • 70% First public high school in the USA
  • 30% Oldest public school in boston

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
44.4%
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Female
55.6%
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Racial Diversity

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White
48.8%
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Asian
28.1%
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African American
12.1%
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Hispanic
8.8%
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Multiracial
2.2%
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Native American
0.0%
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Pacific Islander
0.0%