Lawton Chiles High School

Lawton Chiles High School serves 1,919 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Lawton Chiles High School 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 1919 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,919 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 20:1 15:1
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
5%
28%
Black
9%
23%
White
80%
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.
0.35 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.
4%
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.
1%
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 98% over five 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 Lincoln High School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William J Montford Iii Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Killearn Lakes Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Tallahassee Killearn Lakes Elementary School
    8037 Deer Lake Dr East
    TallahasseeFL 32312
    (850)921-1265
    1.3 mi | 914 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Tallahassee Desoto Trail Elementary School
    5200 Tredington Park Dr
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)488-4511
    2.5 mi | 634 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TallahasseeRoberts Elementary School
    5777 Centerville Rd
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)488-0923
    3.1 mi | 828 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TallahasseeWilliam J Montford Iii Middle School
    5789 Pimlico Dr
    TallahasseeFL 32309
    (850)922-6011
    3.2 mi | 1124 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Tallahassee Deerlake Middle School
    9902 Deer Lk West
    TallahasseeFL 32312
    (850)922-6545
    3.2 mi | 950 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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