Lively Technical Center

500 Appleyard Dr

Tallahassee, FL 32304-2810

Grades: 9-12

31 students

Lively Technical Center serves 31 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Lively Technical Center operates within the Leon School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 31 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 31 students
Gender % 67% Male / 33%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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 1:1 15:1
Hispanic
3%
28%
Black
84%
23%
White
10%
42%
Hawaiian
3%
1%
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.
0.29 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.
54%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,784 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,128 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,261 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Leon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
22
Number of Students Managed 35,784 9,797
Graduation Rate 74% 70%
District Total Revenue $329 MM $138 MM
District Spending $366 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,128 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,261 $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 Disc-woodville Alternative Learning Center (w.a.l. (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stars Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prek Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TallahasseePrek Elementary School
    Special Education School
    500 Appleyard Dr
    TallahasseeFL 32304
    (850)922-2099
    Special Education School

    0 mi | Gr. PK | 262 students                      
  • TallahasseeStars Middle School
    Charter School
    1234 Blountstown St
    TallahasseeFL 32304
    (850)681-7827
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 166 students                      
  • TallahasseeLeon County Virtual Instruction Program Elementary School
    3955 West Pensacola St
    TallahasseeFL 32304
    (850)487-7100
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 8 students                      
  • TallahasseeDisc-woodville Alternative Learning Center (w.a.l.
    Alternative School
    3333 West Pensacola St
    TallahasseeFL 32304
    (850)487-2277
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 9 students                      
  • TallahasseeSecond Chance At Ghazvini Learning Center
    Alternative School
    860 Blountstown St
    TallahasseeFL 32304
    (850)488-2087
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 114 students                      

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