Boone High School in Orlando, FL - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,918
  • Type
    Public, Magnet
  • Reviews
    309 3.7
  • Ranking

Boone High School is a public magnet school in Orlando, Florida. It has 2,918 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 66% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 309 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1000 E Kaley St
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 893-7200

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 309 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: My favorite part of Boone is the football games. Everyone wears their orange and white. Everyone always has a great time celebrating and socializing.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I enjoy going to the school. But there are many things that could be changed.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Overall Experience: So far the school is great. I just think the white kids just stick with themselves.They all seem to know each other.The teachers do care about the students and are great.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: This school was not a place I would reminisce about, it was a requirement for 3 years (thank God for dual enrollment), and the only place I enjoyed being was the theatre department, which was the best in the county but was given the least money in the county because we don't throw balls.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Overall Experience: It has been a good school for both my daughter & son who have graduated

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Oak Ridge High School 4 mi. 2,000
3.33 Edgewater High School 4 mi. 1,710
2.00 Colonial High School 4 mi. 3,439
4.00 Winter Park High School 5 mi. 3,207
2.33 Evans High School 7 mi. 2,362

Around Boone High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Boone High School United States Colonial High School Edgewater High School Evans High School Oak Ridge High School Winter Park High School
White 55.0% 51.0% 13.0% 36.0% 2.0% 7.0% 55.0%
Hispanic 29.0% 25.0% 71.0% 14.0% 9.0% 36.0% 21.0%
African American 10.0% 15.0% 9.0% 42.0% 84.0% 51.0% 14.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0% 5.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 1.0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.0%
Grade 10 25.9%
Grade 11 23.6%
Grade 12 23.5%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 34 responses

  • 47% Yes
  • 32% Not sure.
  • 21% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 39% Tradition
  • 29% The Community
  • 27% Boone High has the best teachers.
  • 5% Random Drug Searches

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 20% School is boring
  • 20% Some students are very rude and inconsiderate
  • 18% Preppy, upper middle class white kids, racist
  • 10% Feels like jail
  • 10% Lunches are unhealthy
  • 10% Teachers underpaid and underappreciated
  • 8% Dresscode promotes rape culture
  • 2% The fact that some teachers show racist tendencies
  • 2% Dirty

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 29 responses

  • 24% We have some excellent AP teachers
  • 21% Our sports teams and our academic advantages
  • 17% We have the barrel! Boone Pride!
  • 17% WE HAVE THE BARREL.. and it catches fire sometimes
  • 14% Boone Braves are the best!
  • 7% Sometimes it catches fire

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 43% Orange
  • 18% Outgoing
  • 18% Friendly
  • 7% Real
  • 7% Welcoming
  • 4% Fun
  • 4% Cliche

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 35% Make good friends
  • 31% Get ready for salt life shirts and Starbucks
  • 27% Don't get overwhelmed by our campus. Its huge.
  • 8% The teachers laugh at their own jokes

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 4% I love everything about this school.
  • 81% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 15% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.