J.r. Arnold High School

J.r. Arnold High School serves 1,404 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
J.r. Arnold High School operates within the Bay School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is equal to the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,404 students
J.r. Arnold High School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
J.r. Arnold High School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade J.r. Arnold High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
J.r. Arnold High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
J.r. Arnold High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
4%
28%
J.r. Arnold High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
4%
23%
J.r. Arnold High School Black (2001-2012)
White
86%
43%
J.r. Arnold High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.26 0.90
J.r. Arnold High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
29%
49%
J.r. Arnold High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
5%
8%
J.r. Arnold High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,346 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Bay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
48
23
Number of Students Managed 26,346 9,989
Bay School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 70%
Bay School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $230 MM $138 MM
Bay School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $256 MM $159 MM
Bay School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,865 $13,793
Bay School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,852 $15,882
Bay School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Margaret K. Lewis Exceptional School (7.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Surfside Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hutchison Beach Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Panama City Hutchison Beach Elementary School
    12900 Middle Beach Rd
    Panama City , FL , 32407
    (850)767-5195
    1.5  mi  |  734  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Panama City Beach Breakfast Point Academy
    601 North Richard Jackson Blvd
    Panama City Beach , FL , 32408
    (850)767-1190
    1.5  mi  |  1002  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Panama City Beach Surfside Middle School
    300 Nautilus St
    Panama City Beach , FL , 32413
    (850)767-5180
    2.2  mi  |  894  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Panama City Beach Patronis Elementary School
    7400 Patronis Dr
    Panama City Beach , FL , 32408
    (850)767-5075
    4.1  mi  |  806  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Panama City University Academy (sabl, Inc.)
    Charter School
    4750 Collegiate Dr
    Panama City , FL , 32404
    (850)215-0097
    Charter School
    5.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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Did You Know?
Bay County, FL 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 0.40, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.9. The most diverse school district in Bay County is Bay School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.