Boone High School in Orlando, FL - Niche

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    Public, Magnet
  • Reviews
    309 3.7
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Boone High School is a public magnet school in Orlando, Florida. It has 2,904 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 58% 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.

2000 South Mills Ave
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 893-7200

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 309 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • N/A
    Admissions: It's a public school, you don't need to be admitted unless you are out of zone for this school.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: The lunch menus could have more healthy foods and more variety.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: The disciplinary staff is good at containing bullying.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: There is a lot of school pride when it comes to sports.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: The teachers are very good at helping students learn through various means of teaching styles and technologies.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Oak Ridge High School 4 mi. 1,744
3.33 Edgewater High School 4 mi. 1,723
2.00 Colonial High School 4 mi. 3,282
4.00 Winter Park High School 5 mi. 3,387
4.00 Freedom High School 8 mi. 3,095

Around Boone High School

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


Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Boone High School United States Colonial High School Edgewater High School Freedom High School Oak Ridge High School Winter Park High School
White 56.0% 51.6% 15.0% 38.0% 26.0% 6.0% 55.0%
Hispanic 29.0% 24.5% 69.0% 13.0% 48.0% 35.0% 19.0%
African American 10.0% 15.2% 10.0% 40.0% 14.0% 51.0% 17.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.7% 2.0% 4.0% 6.0% 3.0% 5.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


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 27 responses

  • 52% Yes
  • 30% Not sure.
  • 19% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 42% Tradition
  • 26% The Community
  • 26% Boone High has the best teachers.
  • 6% Random Drug Searches

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 42% School is boring
  • 21% Feels like jail
  • 21% Some students are very rude and inconsiderate
  • 11% Preppy, upper middle class white kids, racist
  • 5% The fact that some teachers show racist tendencies

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 21 responses

  • 29% We have some excellent AP teachers
  • 24% Our sports teams and our academic advantages
  • 14% Boone Braves are the best!
  • 14% We have the barrel! Boone Pride!
  • 14% WE HAVE THE BARREL.. and it catches fire sometimes
  • 5% Sometimes it catches fire

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 26% Outgoing
  • 26% Orange
  • 21% Friendly
  • 11% Real
  • 5% Fun
  • 5% Welcoming
  • 5% Cliche

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 42% Make good friends
  • 32% Don't get overwhelmed by our campus. Its huge.
  • 21% Get ready for salt life shirts and Starbucks
  • 5% The teachers laugh at their own jokes

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 6% I love everything about this school.
  • 83% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 11% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.