Nova High School

Grades: 9-12

2,135 students

Nova High School serves 2,135 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Nova High School operates within the Broward School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 2135 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,135 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
21%
28%
Black
45%
23%
White
26%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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.
0.69 0.45
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.
38%
51%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 264,140 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Broward School District
Number of Schools
Managed
367
22
Number of Students Managed 264,140 9,797
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
District Total Revenue $2,513 MM $138 MM
District Spending $3,032 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,804 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,826 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is College Academy At Bcc (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nova Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davie Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort LauderdaleNova Middle School
    Magnet School
    3602 College Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33314
    (754)323-3700
    Magnet School

    0 mi | 1215 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort LauderdaleDavie Elementary School
    7025 Sw 39th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33314
    (754)323-5400
    0.4 mi | 729 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleNova Blanche Forman Elementary School
    Magnet School
    3521 Davie Rd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33314
    (754)323-6600
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | 747 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleCollege Academy At Bcc
    3501 Davie Rd
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33314
    (754)321-6900
    0.5 mi | 348 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleBaudhuin Oral School-nova University Elementary School
    3375 Sw 75th Ave
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33314
    (954)262-7100
    0.5 mi | 135 students | Gr. PK                      

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