J. P. Taravella High School

J. P. Taravella High School serves 3,032 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
J. P. Taravella 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 3032 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 139 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,032 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 139 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 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
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
31%
28%
Black
23%
23%
White
41%
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.
34%
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.
9%
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 Coral Glades High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eagles Nest Middle Charter School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Pompano BeachRiverside Elementary School
    11450 Riverside Dr
    Pompano BeachFL 33071
    (754)322-8250
    0.8 mi | 700 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Pompano BeachEagles Nest Elementary Charter School
    Charter School
    201 North University Dr
    Pompano BeachFL 33071
    (954)344-7144
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 147 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Pompano BeachEagles Nest Middle Charter School
    Charter School
    201 North University Dr
    Pompano BeachFL 33071
    (954)344-7144
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 76 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Pompano BeachMaplewood Elementary School
    9850 Ramblewood Dr
    Pompano BeachFL 33071
    (754)322-6850
    1 mi | 704 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleTamarac Elementary School
    7601 North University Dr
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33321
    (754)322-8600
    1.5 mi | 882 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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