Florence High School

2006 State Hwy 67,

Florence, CO, 81226

Tel: (719)784-6414
Grades: 9-12

501 students

Florence High School serves 501 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Florence High School operates within the Fremont Re-2 School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 501 students
Florence High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Florence High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Florence High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Florence High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Florence High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
10%
32%
Florence High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Florence High School Black (1988-2012)
White
83%
56%
Florence High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Florence High School Sch Ethnicity Florence High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.39
Florence High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
34%
Florence High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Florence High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,754 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 89% over five years.
School District Name Fremont Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,754 594
Fremont Re-2 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 78%
Fremont Re-2 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $7 MM
Fremont Re-2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $7 MM
Fremont Re-2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,074 $11,613
Fremont Re-2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,202 $12,022
Fremont Re-2 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Focus Academy (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fremont Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Focus Academy (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Florence Fremont Middle School
    215 North Maple
    Florence , CO , 81226
    (719)784-4856
    2.1  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Florence Focus Academy
    403 West 5th St
    Florence , CO , 81226
    (719)784-2510
    2.3  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Florence Fremont Elementary School
    500 West 5th St
    Florence , CO , 81226
    (719)784-6303
    2.3  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Penrose Penrose Elementary School
    100 Illinois
    Penrose , CO , 81240
    (719)372-6777
    5.9  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Canon City Mckinley Elementary School
    1240 Mc Kinley St
    Canon City , CO , 81212
    (719)276-6010
    7.6  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Fremont County, CO public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.25, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Fremont County is Fremont County School District # 6 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or national school diversity statistics.