Ponce De Leon High School

Tel: (850)836-4242
Grades: 6-12

359 students

Ponce De Leon High School serves 359 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Ponce De Leon High School operates within the Holmes School District.

Overview

The student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 359 students
Ponce De Leon High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Ponce De Leon High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ponce De Leon High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Ponce De Leon High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Ponce De Leon High School Asian (2000-2004)
Hispanic
n/a
28%
Ponce De Leon High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
23%
White
94%
43%
Ponce De Leon High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ponce De Leon High School Sch Ethnicity Ponce De Leon 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.
0.11 0.45
Ponce De Leon 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.
53%
49%
Ponce De Leon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
12%
8%
Ponce De Leon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,402 students has grown by 30% over five years.
School District Name Holmes School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
23
Number of Students Managed 4,402 9,989
Holmes School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $138 MM
Holmes School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $159 MM
Holmes School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,679 $13,793
Holmes School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,814 $15,882
Holmes 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 West Florida Wilderness Insti. (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Florida Wilderness Insti. (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ponce De Leon Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ponce De LeonPonce De Leon Elementary School
    1473 Ammons Rd
    Ponce De LeonFL 32455
    (850)836-4296
    0 mi | 352 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Ponce De LeonWest Florida Wilderness Insti.
    Alternative School
    1912 Old Mt Zion Rd
    Ponce De LeonFL 32455
    (850)548-5524
    Alternative School

    4.6 mi | 23 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Academy, Inc.
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    389 Dorsey Ave
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-3999
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    8.3 mi | 117 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Virtual Franchise
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    8.4 mi | 5 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsNon-enrolled Prek Elementary School
    Special Education School
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1161
    Special Education School

    8.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      

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Did You Know?
Holmes 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 0.00, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.45. The most diverse school district in Holmes County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.