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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 191 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Food: The school food is truly the archetypal "gross cafeteria food." "

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Except for a few outliers, the school is very tolerant, accepting and diverse.

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On Health & Safety: We have several school nurses, as well as a school police officer.

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On Teachers: Although the school's students are very motivated and intelligent, there is a definite contingent of teachers who struggle and should not be allowed to teach at all.

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On Academics: This school has a rigorous, challenging and nationally acclaimed curriculum.

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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 191 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

100%

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 186 students surveyed
Math
640
Verbal
640
Writing
640

ACT:
27

Based on 13 students surveyed
Math
27
English
27
Reading
28
Science
26
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 5 responses

  • 43% Educational Oppurtuntiy
  • 29% The opportunities
  • 14% Prestige
  • 14% College Connections

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 36% The high amount of work
  • 27% Everyone is stressed.
  • 18% The fact nobody cares
  • 18% Tradition

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Stressful but rewarding
  • 33% Stressful
  • 17% Oppurtunity to better your life

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 58% Yes
  • 32% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Don't count on sleeping.
  • 50% Be prepared to work hard.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 67% First public high school in the USA
  • 33% 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%