Boaz Intermediate School is located in Boaz, Alabama, "The City of Possibilities." Boaz is located on the Sand Mountain Plateau, which is labeled for its sandy soil. Boaz, although built on agriculture, now possesses a more diverse economy through retail and industry. Retail stores, outlets, and boutique shops offer a variety of shopping opportunities for locals and visitors alike. Industry in the area includes automotive supply, poultry, pipe fittings and fluid connectors, as well as aircraft parts and supplies. We are steeped in community tradition with several annual community events, such as the Harvest Festival, the annual 4th of July Concert and Celebration, 2nd Saturday in Downtown, the annual Boaz Tractor Show, and the annual Boaz Antique Car Show. The events bring out community members from all walks of life to have a good time and support our city.
Over the past five years, the population of the Boaz community has slightly increased. Although the overall population of the city has increased the school systems' enrollment has not grown tremendously. Boaz City Schools has a high number of transient students. As of the Fall of 2016 the Boaz City School System has approximately 2200 students.The total enrollment at Boaz Intermediate School is approximately 370 students. Boaz Intermediate School's student demographics break down as follows: 70% White/Caucasian, 24% Hispanic, 3% Multi-Race, 1% Black, 1% Asian, and 1% Pacific Islander. 70% of Boaz Intermediate School's students qualify for the Free or Reduced Lunch program during the 2016-2017 School Year.
Boaz Intermediate School has 23 classroom teachers and 1 school administrator. The average years of experience of the faculty of Boaz Intermediate School is 16 years. Five teacher have 0-9 years of experience. Eight teachers have 10-19 years of experience. Ten teachers have 20 or more years of experience. Seven teachers have a BS degree. Thirteen teachers have a MS degree. Three teachers have a AA/EdS degree. The school administrator has thirteen years experience in education with 9 years in the classroom and 4 years in administration. The school administrator holds a AA/EdS degree.
Boaz Intermediate School has 9 support staff employees. The school has one secretary and one bookkeeper who are housed in the school's main office. They have 22 and 23 years experience in the positions they hold. The school has three aides and three custodians. The school also employs a nurse and a school resource officer.
Boaz intermediate School has five employees on its CNP staff. The lunchroom staff is made up of one manager and one assistant manager and three regular staff members.