South Lake High School

South Lake High School serves 1,617 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
South Lake High School operates within the Lake School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1617 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,617 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
26%
28%
Black
12%
23%
White
57%
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.
0.60 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.
38%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,289 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
22
Number of Students Managed 44,289 9,797
Graduation Rate 78% 70%
District Total Revenue $386 MM $138 MM
District Spending $366 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,414 $13,793
District Spending / Student $8,931 $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 Alternative Educational Developmental Program High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gray Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Groveland Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GrovelandGroveland Elementary School
    930 Parkwood Ave
    GrovelandFL 34736
    (352)429-2472
    2.2 mi | 823 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GrovelandGray Middle School
    205 East Magnolia St
    GrovelandFL 34736
    (352)429-3322
    2.6 mi | 1027 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ClermontClermont Middle School
    301 East Ave
    ClermontFL 34711
    (352)243-2460
    3.9 mi | 719 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ClermontCypress Ridge Elementary School
    Magnet School
    350 East Ave
    ClermontFL 34711
    (352)394-6633
    Magnet School

    3.9 mi | 605 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MascotteMascotte Elementary School
    Charter School
    460 Midway Ave
    MascotteFL 34753
    (352)429-2294
    Charter School

    4 mi | 818 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 14, 2014 - This is an excellent school. They treat everyone the same. Majority of the students there are friendly. If you want to go to college, this school doesn't sleep until you are accepted in to one. Although the food is terrible like all the other schools, they make sure there is a way to get great food. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended January 18, 2013 - South Lake High School is a friendly school, however, the administration does need to be worked on, for they have very negative attitudes toward students, and parents. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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