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 (1990-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Clewiston High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Clewiston High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Clewiston High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
50%
28%
Clewiston High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
23%
23%
Clewiston High School Black (1990-2012)
White
24%
43%
Clewiston High School White (1990-2012)
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 0.69
Clewiston High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
59%
49%
Clewiston High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
Clewiston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
20
Number of Students Managed 6,883 9,762
Hendry School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hendry Virtual Instruction Program (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Clewiston Youth Developmental Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Clewiston Central Elementary School
    1000 South Deane Duff Ave
    Clewiston , FL , 33440
    (863)983-1550
    0.6  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clewiston Westside Elementary School
    205 West Arroyo Ave
    Clewiston , FL , 33440
    (863)983-1570
    0.7  mi  |  574  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clewiston Eastside Elementary School
    201 West Arroyo Ave
    Clewiston , FL , 33440
    (863)983-1560
    0.7  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clewiston Clewiston Youth Developmental Academy
    Alternative School
    475 East Osceola Ave
    Clewiston , FL , 33440
    (863)902-4216
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Clewiston Clewiston Adult School
    475 East Osceola Ave
    Clewiston , FL , 33440
    (863)983-1578
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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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 0.57, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Hendry County is Hendry School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.