Florence High School

Grades: 9-12

489 students

Florence High School serves 489 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% 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 489 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 489 students
Florence High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Florence High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Florence High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 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 17:1 16:1
Florence High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
11%
32%
Florence High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
84%
56%
Florence High School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Florence High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Florence High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Florence High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.28 0.39
Florence High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
31%
34%
Florence High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Florence High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,074 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,202 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has declined by 36% over four years.
School District Name Fremont Re-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,710 561
Fremont Re-2 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $7 MM
Fremont Re-2 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,074 $11,613
Fremont Re-2 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,202 $12,022
Fremont Re-2 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • FlorenceFremont Middle School
    215 North Maple
    FlorenceCO 81226
    (719)784-4856
    2.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 360 students                      
  • FlorenceFocus Academy
    403 West 5th St
    FlorenceCO 81226
    (719)784-2510
    2.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 24 students                      
  • FlorenceFremont Elementary School
    500 West 5th St
    FlorenceCO 81226
    (719)784-6303
    2.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 416 students                      
  • PenrosePenrose Elementary School
    100 Illinois
    PenroseCO 81240
    (719)372-6777
    5.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 247 students                      
  • Canon CityMckinley Elementary School
    1240 Mc Kinley St
    Canon CityCO 81212
    (719)276-6010
    7.6 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 249 students                      

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