Pensacola High School

Pensacola High School serves 1,611 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Pensacola High School operates within the Escambia School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1611 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,611 students
Pensacola High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Pensacola High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pensacola High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 18:1 15:1
Pensacola High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Pensacola High School American Indian (2000-2012)
Asian
7%
3%
Pensacola High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
4%
28%
Pensacola High School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
49%
23%
Pensacola High School Black (1988-2013)
White
32%
42%
Pensacola High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Pensacola High School Sch Ethnicity Pensacola 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.
0.65 0.45
Pensacola 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.
51%
51%
Pensacola High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Pensacola High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 45,959 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Escambia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
73
22
Number of Students Managed 45,959 9,797
Escambia School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 57% 70%
Escambia School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $388 MM $138 MM
District Spending $412 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,486 $13,793
Escambia School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,078 $15,882
Escambia School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Lakeview Dropout Prevention High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeview Special Education (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeview Special Education (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PensacolaLakeview Dropout Prevention High School
    Alternative School
    1221 West Lakeview Ave
    PensacolaFL 32501
    (850)595-6085
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | 17 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PensacolaLakeview Special Education
    Special Education School
    1200 West Avery St Bldg B
    PensacolaFL 32501
    (850)432-1207
    Special Education School

    0.5 mi | 29 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • PensacolaMcmillian Learning Center
    1403 West Saint Joseph Ave
    PensacolaFL 32501
    (850)595-6910
    0.6 mi | 201 students | Gr. PK                      
  • PensacolaA.a. Dixon Charter School Of Excellence
    Charter School
    1201 North H St
    PensacolaFL 32501
    (850)435-0511
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 166 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • PensacolaEscambia Juvenile Detention
    Alternative School
    1800 Saint Mary Ave
    PensacolaFL 32501
    (850)595-6085
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 39 students | Gr. 5-12                      

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