Clewiston High School

1501 South Francisco St

Clewiston, FL 33440-5016

Tel: (863)983-1520
Grades: 9-12

868 students

Clewiston High School serves 868 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Clewiston High School operates within the Hendry School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 868 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 868 students
Clewiston High School Total Students (1990-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Clewiston High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Clewiston High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 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 21:1 15:1
Hispanic
50%
28%
Black
23%
23%
White
24%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Clewiston High School Sch Ethnicity Clewiston 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
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.
59%
49%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,883 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Hendry School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
23
Number of Students Managed 6,883 9,989
Hendry School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 70%
Hendry School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $138 MM
Hendry School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $159 MM
Hendry School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,688 $13,793
Hendry School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,581 $15,882
Hendry 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 Clewiston Youth Developmental Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hendry Virtual Instruction Program (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ClewistonCentral Elementary School
    1000 South Deane Duff Ave
    ClewistonFL 33440
    (863)983-1550
    0.6 mi | 534 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClewistonWestside Elementary School
    205 West Arroyo Ave
    ClewistonFL 33440
    (863)983-1570
    0.7 mi | 574 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClewistonEastside Elementary School
    201 West Arroyo Ave
    ClewistonFL 33440
    (863)983-1560
    0.7 mi | 575 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClewistonHendry Virtual Instruction Program
    475 East Osceola Ave
    ClewistonFL 33440
    (863)902-4244
    1.1 mi | 2 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • ClewistonClewiston Youth Developmental Academy
    Alternative School
    475 East Osceola Ave
    ClewistonFL 33440
    (863)902-4216
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 33 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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Did You Know?
Hendry 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 0.54, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Hendry County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.